Capitation funding : population, age, and mortality adjustments for regional and district health authorities in England.
To assess the effect of each of thecomponents of the national capitation funding formula-population projections and age and mortality weighting-at regional and district level.
Design-Application of age-cost and mortality weights to the projected 1997 populations of regions and districts, based on the Department of Health public health common dataset.
Setting-Regional and district health authorities in England.
The application of the age-cost and mortality weights to projected populations resulted in greater changes in the shares of weighted populations relative to the estimated 1991 population at district level (mean 0, range -17% to 28%) than at regional level (mean 0, range -9% to 6%).
Mots-clés Pascal : Epidémiologie, Homme, Age, Médecine, Coût, Pratique professionnelle, Angleterre, Mortalité, Etude régionale, Grande Bretagne, Royaume Uni, Europe
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Epidemiology, Human, Age, Medicine, Costs, Professional practice, England, Mortality, Regional study, Great Britain, United Kingdom, Europe
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0040557
Code Inist : 002B30A05. Création : 199406.