Term: Hospital Funding Approaches

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Last Updated: 2007-09-26

Definition:

Different methods for funding hospitals / health service providers, including: Case Payment, Envelope System, Geographically Based Capitation, Global Funding, Managed Care Capitation.

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References 

  • Black C, Frohlich N. Hospital Funding within the Health Care System: Moving Towards Effectiveness (Report #91-05-02). Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy and Evaluation, 1991. [Full Report] (View)