The Effects of Social Health Insurance Reform on People’s by Kai Liu

By Kai Liu

This research examines and explains the connection among social medical health insurance (SHI) participation and out-of-pocket costs (OOP) in addition to the mediating function the institutional association of SHI performs during this courting in China. Embracing a brand new institutionalist strategy, it develops analytical views: decision, which identifies the mechanisms of social medical insurance, and strategic interplay, which explores the interplay between social medical health insurance companies, healthcare services, sufferers, and associations. It finds the negative functionality of social medical health insurance in reducing out-of-pocket health and wellbeing costs as a result of a trade-off among the repayment, habit administration, and buying mechanisms of social medical health insurance courses. extra, it reveals that the inequitable allocation of healthcare assets and sufferers’ issues concerning the merits offset the concepts utilized by social medical insurance enterprises to regulate care-seeking habit. It additionally discovers that the advanced interactions among coverage companies, medical professionals, sufferers and a bigger disenabling institutional surrounding restricts the buying potency of social medical insurance. This ebook is characterised by means of its distinctive synthesis of the function of the institutional association of social medical health insurance in China, the interplay among the stakeholders in overall healthiness sectors, and of the connection among healthcare associations, actors, and coverage results. offering a finished evaluation, it permits students and graduate scholars to appreciate the continued technique of social medical insurance reform in addition to the dynamics of health and wellbeing expense inflation in China. It additionally merits policymakers via recommending a single-payer version according to an evidence-based investigation.

Show description

Read or Download The Effects of Social Health Insurance Reform on People’s Out-of-Pocket Health Expenditure in China: The Mediating Role of the Institutional Arrangement PDF

Best social work books

Recording Skills in Safeguarding Adults: Best Practice and Evidential Requirements

Recording talents in Safeguarding Adults is the excellent consultant to conserving exact, potent and whole files in safeguarding adults paintings. This ebook explains why strong record-keeping is vital: it covers the most important talents in recording, together with easy methods to write successfully; evidential specifications while writing statements and reviews for court docket; and minute-taking.

Zur ambivalenten Beziehungsdynamik von Sucht (German Edition)

Diplomarbeit aus dem Jahr 1997 im Fachbereich Sozialpädagogik / Sozialarbeit, observe: 1,0, Alice-Salomon Hochschule Berlin (FB Sozialarbeit / Sozialpädagogik), Veranstaltung: Projektseminar: »Gesellschaft und Abhängigkeitserkrankungen« im Schwerpunktbereich I, 39 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Das Menschen-gesellschaftliche Leben erfordert zum einen definitiv die Beziehungsaufnahme, zum anderen bleibt die geheime Sehnsucht nach der unerfahrbaren, einer bisher nicht dagewesenen, additionally in diesem Sinne nicht abhängigen und ungekannten Existenz des Einzelnen.

Institutionen der Macht bei Michel Foucault: Zum Machtbegriff in Psychiatrie und Gefängnis (Wissenschaftliche Beiträge aus dem Tectum-Verlag) (German Edition)

Michel Foucault (1926-1984), einer der eigenwilligsten Denker der Geisteswissenschaften, schuf umfassende Analysen zum Phänomen Macht, die die Betrachtung bestimmter Gesellschaftsbereiche unter diesem Gesichtspunkt ermöglichen. Die Verknüpfung der Machtanalysen mit den Institutionen Psychiatrie und Gefängnis schaffen eine bislang kaum verfolgte Perspektive innerhalb der Foucault-Rezeption.

Key Concepts in Mental Health (SAGE Key Concepts series)

Now in its 4th edition, this article maintains to provide you a whole and concise review of psychological healthiness and the entire concerns that encompass it from a theoretical and functional point of view. Restructured into four sections, the booklet starts off by way of defining psychological future health and psychological abnormality ahead of interpreting the psychological well-being prone and where psychological health and wellbeing takes in society.

Additional resources for The Effects of Social Health Insurance Reform on People’s Out-of-Pocket Health Expenditure in China: The Mediating Role of the Institutional Arrangement

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.66 of 5 – based on 16 votes