Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Risk adjustment policy options for casemix funding: international lessons in financing reform

Antioch, Kathryn M.; Ellis, Randall P.; Gillett, Steve; Borovnicar, Daniel; Marshall, Richard

Description

This paper explores modified hospital casemix payment formulae that would refine the diagnosis-related group (DRG) system in Victoria, Australia, which already makes adjustments for teaching, severity and demographics. We estimate alternative casemix funding methods using multiple regressions for individual hospital episodes from 2001 to 2003 on 70 high-deficit DRGs, focussing on teaching hospitals where the largest deficits have occurred. Our casemix variables are diagnosis- and...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2007
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/53286
Source: European Journal of Health Economics
DOI: 10.1007/s10198-006-0020-7

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Antioch_Risk_adjustment_policy_options_2007.pdf251.33 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  23 August 2018/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator