Health care in Europe after 1992

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Dartmouth [with] Erasmus University, Rotterdam , Aldershot, Brookfield, Vt., USA
Medical care -- Europe -- Congresses., Social medicine -- Europe -- Congre



Statementedited by H.E.G.M. Hermans, A.F. Casparie, and J.H.P. Paelinck.
ContributionsHermans, H. E. G. M., Casparie, A. F., Paelinck, Jean H. P., Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam.
LC ClassificationsRA412.5.E85 H43 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 282 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1464256M
ISBN 101855212455
LC Control Number93123058

Summary: Focuses on the European perspective of a common market for health care, and discusses the legal and ethical implications for managers and professionals in the field. The book addresses questions relating, for example, to health insurance, and proposes answers for post health services.

U.S. visitors are discovering that European health care systems are in a state of flux. Health care issues in Europe are very controversial, and health care reforms tend Health care in Europe after 1992 book become bogged down in compromises.

Health care is even more in the forefront of the political debate and election campaigns in Europe than it is in the United States.

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The above column is sponsor-generated : Abbvie. examine the nature of the healthcare challenges we face, and to draw on European experience as well as policy makers and academic experts in the search for potential solutions. The future of healthcare in Europe and ultimately the health and wellbeing of European citizens relies upon the right answers being found.

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Health care is a very important in US and Government spends a good amount of its GDP on benefits and services related to health care. UK is the leading and the largest in the health care industry. British nationals and visitors from Europe are given free health care benefits. Reports show that Denmark spends around 10% of its GDP on health care.

Public health - Public health - National developments in the 18th and 19th centuries: Nineteenth-century movements to improve sanitation occurred simultaneously in several European countries and were built upon foundations laid in the period between and From about the population of Europe increased rapidly, and with this increase came a heightened awareness of the large numbers.

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Thanks greatly to their hard work, mental health now ranks as a priority within the international health and development agenda. Governments across the world and health pro. Health care issues in Europe are very controversial, and health care reforms tend to become bogged down in compromises.

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Another was to build up and universalize existing, locally funded and run public health services.4 The first is based on individuals having a right to health care, the second on the idea that society has an obligation to look after the health of its people. This profound difference in the purpose of health care needs to become part of debates in the United States.

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The unique way in which the NHS operates sets it apart from most other health systems in Europe. The over-riding principle is to offer healthcare free at the point of care in a service primarily funded by taxation, and while that has been eroded in some cases in recent years, the core principle remains the same.

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Fortunately, the majority of young people in the EU enjoy. In FebruarySouth Africa’s health ombudsman announced 94 state mental health patients died due to general lack of care after being prematurely removed. This book succeeds in dissecting many of these issues and gives the reader a number of provocative insights into the health care challenges of the coming decade in Eastern Europe.

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Health care expenditures. The cost of health care is expected to double by if reforms are not undertaken. This is being driven by a number of factors including demographics. With increased life expectancy and an ageing population in Europe, health care costs will rise.

And if it means worse health care overall, then why do so many studies show the U.S. scoring so poorly on international comparisons, including those examining "mortality amenable to health care. The distribution of our spending among various sectors—basic medical care, diagnostics, hospitals, pharmaceuticals, and nursing homes—is not actually very different from European countries (we actually spend far less of our healthcare expenditures on nursing homes, at only % as compared to 20% in Switzerland, and slightly more than.

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Using the seven social health insurance countries in western Europe – Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and Switzerland – as well as Israel, this important book reviews core structural and organizational dimensions, as well as recent reforms and innovations.

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The question of how to generate sufficient revenue to pay for health care has become a serious concern for nearly all European policy-makers. This book examines the advantages and disadvantages of funding arrangements currently in use across s: 3.

In addition, wages for managers in United States health care are a multiple of those in Europe (it’s the prices again!). In Germany, administrative costs in the statutory system are below 10%. Healthcare in Europe is provided through a wide range of different systems run at individual national levels.

Most European countries have a system of tightly regulated, competing private health insurance companies, with government subsidies available for citizens who cannot afford needs assessment has a central part to play, enabling practitioners, managers and policy-makers to identify those in greatest need and to ensure that health care resources are used to maximize health improvement.

It is a vital health care planning tool to be used at. Between andhealth care spending grew by an average of 6% a year. In the early s, health insurance companies tried to control costs by spreading the use of HMOs once again. Congress then tried to control costs with the Balanced Budget Act in