Term: Inpatient Proxy
Last Updated: 2007-09-26
A method of calculating outpatient dollars for each hospital based on inpatient discharges from the hospital. For example, if a population in a RHA had 60% of a given hospital's inpatient cases, that RHA was allocated 60% of the hospital's outpatient costs.
- Combined Method
- Inpatient Hospital Care
- Outpatient Hospital Expenditures
- Regional Health Authority (RHA)
- Shanahan M, Steinbach C, Burchill C, Friesen D, Black C. A Project to Investigate Provincial Expenditures on Health Care to Manitobans: A POPULIS Project. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy and Evaluation, 1997. [Report] [Summary] (View)
Manitoba Centre for Health Policy
Community Health Sciences, Max Rady College of Medicine,
Rady Faculty of Health Sciences,
Room 408-727 McDermot Ave.
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3E 3P5 Canada