Diagnosis Related Groups in Europe: Moving Towards Transparency, Efficiency, and Quality in Hospitals?

Busse, Reinhard, Alexander Geissler, Ain Aaviksoo, Francesc Cots, Unto Häkkinen, Conrad Kobel, Céu Mateus, Zeynep Or, Jacqueline O’Reilly, Lisbeth Serdén, Andrew Street, Siok Swan Tan and Wilm Quentin

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Hospitals in most European countries are paid on the basis of diagnosis related groups. Reinhard Busse and colleagues find much variation within and between systems and argue that they could be improved if countries learnt from each other
Original languageEnglish
Article numberf3197
Pages (from-to)f3197
JournalBritish medical journal
Publication statusPublished - 7 Jun 2013

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