The Resource Switzerland, (electronic resource)

Switzerland, (electronic resource)

Label
Switzerland
Title
Switzerland
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Swiss population enjoys good health and universal access to a comprehensive range of modern health services, with unconstrained choice of provider. Nonetheless, policy makers are faced with considerable policy challenges, particularly to contain fast-growing health spending and improve value for money. While reforms in the system are needed, views about the most appropriate directions of change differ widely. This book analyses the strengths and weaknesses of the Swiss health system. It weighs them against the key policy objectives of health-system effectiveness and responsiveness, access
Is Subseries of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
914.94
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
RA395.S95
LC item number
S95 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
  • World Health Organization
  • Colombo, Francesca
  • Oxley, Howard
  • Zurn, Pascal
Series statement
OECD reviews of health systems Switzerland
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical care
  • Public health
Label
Switzerland, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"... the main authors of this report were Francesca Colombo, Pascal Zurn and Howard Oxley, assisted by Maria Luisa Gil Lapetra and Maartje Michelson." -- P.3
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Foreword; Table of Contents; Executive Summary; Introduction; Chapter 1. Organisation of the Swiss Health System; Chapter 2. The Performance of the Swiss Health System: Effectiveness and Quality; Chapter 3. The Performance of the Swiss Health System: Access to Care and Health-system Responsiveness; Chapter 4. The Performance of the Swiss Health System: Efficiency and Financial Sustainability; Chapter 5. Recent and Proposed Reforms to the Swiss Health-insurance System; Chapter 6. Policy Challenges and Options for Reform; List of Acronyms; Canton Abbreviations; References
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (193 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281737625
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)299269
  • (OCoLC)476076326
  • (SSID)ssj0000091899
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11116501
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000091899
  • (PQKBWorkID)10134839
  • (PQKB)11640215
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC299269
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000334605
Label
Switzerland, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
"... the main authors of this report were Francesca Colombo, Pascal Zurn and Howard Oxley, assisted by Maria Luisa Gil Lapetra and Maartje Michelson." -- P.3
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Foreword; Table of Contents; Executive Summary; Introduction; Chapter 1. Organisation of the Swiss Health System; Chapter 2. The Performance of the Swiss Health System: Effectiveness and Quality; Chapter 3. The Performance of the Swiss Health System: Access to Care and Health-system Responsiveness; Chapter 4. The Performance of the Swiss Health System: Efficiency and Financial Sustainability; Chapter 5. Recent and Proposed Reforms to the Swiss Health-insurance System; Chapter 6. Policy Challenges and Options for Reform; List of Acronyms; Canton Abbreviations; References
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (193 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281737625
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)299269
  • (OCoLC)476076326
  • (SSID)ssj0000091899
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11116501
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000091899
  • (PQKBWorkID)10134839
  • (PQKB)11640215
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC299269
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000334605

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