publication . Conference object . 2018

From activity-based costing to Value-based care in Danish healthcare

Kasper Edwards; Henrik Nissen Breddam; Charlotte Vilhelmsen;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2018
  • Country: Denmark
Abstract
Background<br/>The Danish healthcare system has, as others, been subject of discussions of how it should be managed and rewarded (payment) to be most beneficial for society. Naturally this has been subject to the dominating political winds. Hospitals are run by the Regions. From 2002 to today the hospitals have been controlled using a base budget and activity-based costing, also known as the DRG-system). The DRG-system ensures that a ward receives a payment for each activity performed e.g. consultation, surgery etc. The DRG-system does not account for all payments and wards also receive a base pay. The DRG-system has been highly successful in increasing number o...
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publication . Conference object . 2018

From activity-based costing to Value-based care in Danish healthcare

Kasper Edwards; Henrik Nissen Breddam; Charlotte Vilhelmsen;