Private Hospital Accreditation and Inducement of Care under the Ghanaian National Health Insurance Scheme. Eugenia Amporfu Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana.
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana
health care market refers to a
situation in which the physician
influences demand for his/her services in
a way, according to the physician’s
interpretation, that is not in the best
interest of the patient (McGuire, 2000).
A two stage estimation procedure is used. First stage: obtain predicted values for choice hospital by the logit estimation
Travel time was used as an instrument.
Second stage: Use Poisson regression:
THANK YOU the increase in cost from inducement could be neutralized by the fall in cost due to rationing.