Balancing Between Efficiency and Equity in Publicly Funded Health Systems
作者: Ljerka Cerović Nikolina Dukić Samaržija Marko Brkić
刊名: Central European Public Administration Review, 2017, Vol.15 (1), pp.33-51
来源数据库: University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Administration
关键词: EfficiencyEquityHealth carePublic sectorCroatia
原始语种摘要: The purpose of this paper is to provide a theoretical overview of efficiency and equity and give insights in the Croatian health system. Using selected indicators, a basic descriptive review of efficiency and equity in the Croatian health system was made, with an added comparison to other countries of the European Union. Observed at the macro level, Croatia shows relatively good efficiency of its health system, even above the average of the comparable countries by health expenditure per capita, but still significantly below the most developed EU countries. Still, Croatia requires further reforms that would enhance the efficiency of its health system (especially at the hospital level), without sacrificing equity which is a fundamental right of all citizens in need of health care. Although...
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  • Equity 衡平法
  • equity 衡平法
  • expenditure 支出
  • sector 
  • system 
  • efficiency 效率
  • economic 经济的
  • descriptive 描述的
  • Croatian 克罗地亚人
  • macro