Health care for the elderly in Japan is financed through a pool to which all insurers contribute. We analyzed insurers' financial data to evaluate this redistribution system. Cost sharing affected financial performance substantially. The current formula for cost-sharing redistributes elderly health care costs unequally and should be changed.
|ジャーナル||International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care|
|出版物ステータス||出版済み - 1998|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Health Policy