Fundholding : a two tier system ?
The Calverton practice is one of 30 fundholding practives in Nottinghamshire.
Three years after the inception of fundholding, it has achieved a lower outpatient waiting time for its specialist clinics than non-fundholding practices in the region.
Its district nursing and health visiting services has been strengthened.
Prescribing costs remain below the national average, and making further cost reductions has not been easy.
The business plan has allowed the practice to work within a defined budget and develop expertise in the purchasing of services.
Mots-clés Pascal : Système santé, Royaume Uni, Financement, Economie santé, Organisation santé, Réforme, Europe
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health system, United Kingdom, Financing, Health economy, Public health organization, Europe
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0663157
Code Inist : 002B30A01B. Création : 09/06/1995.