Can there be fair funding for fundholding practices ?
Most regional health authorities set budgets for fundholding practices according to the amount of care used by the practice population.
This article explains why this funding method can only lead to an inequitable allocation of resources between fundholging and non-fundholding practices.
Using the experience of North West Thaes region, the efforts made to make funding fairer ared discussed.
The steps that health authorities could take to investigate and reduce the problem are also outlined.
Mots-clés Pascal : Financement, Allocation ressource, Inégalité, Budget, Système santé, Royaume Uni, Europe
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Financing, Resource allocation, Inequality, Budget, Health system, United Kingdom, Europe
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0272640
Code Inist : 002B30A01B. Création : 199406.