Search for dissertations about: "priority setting"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 36 swedish dissertations containing the words priority setting.

  1. 1. The use of health economic evaluations in pharmaceutical priority setting - The case of Sweden

    University dissertation from Lund Business Press

    Author : Sandra Erntoft; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; use; Economic evaluation; pharmaceutical; priority setting; rationing; Sweden;

    Abstract : The production of health economic evaluations of pharmaceuticals is a global, multibillion dollar industry. Despite this fact, little is known about what happens after a health economic evaluation has been produced. READ MORE

  2. 2. Strengthening fairness, transparency and accountability in health care priority setting at district level in Tanzania opportunities, challenges and the way forward

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Stephen Maluka; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; decentralisation; health care; accountability for reasonableness; priority setting; health systems; Tanzania; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Public health science; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Folkhälsovetenskap; Public health; folkhälsa;

    Abstract : BackgroundDuring the 1990s, Tanzania, like many other developing countries, adopted health sector reforms. The most common policy change under health sector reforms has been decentralisation, which involves the transfer of power and authority from the central levels to the local governments. READ MORE

  3. 3. Goal-setting and goal-achieving in transport policy

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Holger Rosencrantz; KTH.; [2006]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; rationality; goals; policy goal; transport policy; road safety; goal conflicts; priority; value uncertainty; restriction; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen;

    Abstract : The thesis aims at developing new, alternative approaches and methods based on suggestions and ideas originating from moral philosophy and philosophical decision theory. More precisely, the thesis aims at investigating the rationality of transport policy decisions, including goal-setting and performance evaluation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Creating organisational capacity for priority setting in health care using a bottom-up approach to implement a top-down policy decision

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå university

    Author : Susanne Waldau; Umeå universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Health care; priority setting; implementation; management systems; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden; Public health; folkhälsa;

    Abstract : In this thesis, priority setting to the form of the Swedish parliamental decision on priority setting, 1997, is considered an innovation for implementation in health care. The features of this innovation are investigated. READ MORE

  5. 5. Priority Setting and Rationing in Primary Health Care

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Eva Arvidsson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Background: Studies on priority setting in primary health care are rare. Priority setting and rationing in primary health care is important because outcomes from primary health care have significant implications for health care costs and outcomes in the health system as a whole. READ MORE