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Health Insurance and Insights from Health Literacy: Helping Consumers Understand: Proceedings of a Workshop

Health Insurance and Insights from Health Literacy: Helping Consumers Understand: Proceedings of a Workshop
by Engineering, and Medicine National Academies of Sciences, Health and Medicine Division, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Roundtable on Health Literacy
English | Apr. 11, 2017 | ASIN: B06ZY183ZP | 129 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Since the passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), health care reform has created major changes in the U.S. health care system. The ACA has brought millions of people into the system who had no previous access, and many of these newly enrolled individuals have had limited experience navigating the complex and complicated U.S. health system.
Familial Foundations of the Welfare State: Building the National Health Insurance Systems in South Korea and Taiwan

Familial Foundations of the Welfare State: Building the National Health Insurance Systems in South Korea and Taiwan By Hye Suk Wang
English | PDF | 2017 | 161 Pages | ISBN : 3319587110 | 3.67 MB

This book situates culture as a determining factor in the development of diverse welfare states, exploring the impact of traditional familialism on South Korean and Taiwanese programs. This approach provides an important alternative to studies that focus on formal variables– such as industrialization, state intervention, and resource mobilization– that do not explain the key differences between the similar programs.

Voluntary Health Insurance in Europe: Role and Regulation (A EURO Publication)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Aug. 23, 2017
Voluntary Health Insurance in Europe: Role and Regulation (A EURO Publication)

Voluntary Health Insurance in Europe: Role and Regulation (A EURO Publication) by Anna Sagan
English | Aug. 11, 2016 | ISBN: 9289050381 | 140 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

If public resources were unlimited, there would be no gaps in health coverage and no real need for VHI. However, most health systems face fiscal constraints and VHI is often seen as a way to address these pressures. This study draws from the experiences of 34 countries to assess VHI's contribution to health spending and to understand its role in Europe and in relation to publicly financed coverage. It looks at who sells VHI, who purchases it and why. It also reviews public policy towards VHI at national and EU levels and the related national policy debates.
The Effects of Social Health Insurance Reform on People's Out-of-Pocket Health Expenditure in China

The Effects of Social Health Insurance Reform on People's Out-of-Pocket Health Expenditure in China: The Mediating Role of the Institutional Arrangement by Kai Liu
English | 2016 | ISBN: 981101776X | 184 Pages | PDF | 3.1 MB

This study examines and explains the relationship between social health insurance (SHI) participation and out-of-pocket expenditures (OOP) as well as the mediating role the institutional arrangement of SHI plays in this relationship in China.
Ghana National Health Insurance Scheme: Improving Financial Sustainability Based on Expenditure Review (World Bank Studies)

Ghana National Health Insurance Scheme: Improving Financial Sustainability Based on Expenditure Review (World Bank Studies) by Huihui Wang
English | Aug. 9, 2017 | ISBN: 1464811172 | 71 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

The Ghana National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) was established in 2003 to achieve the country s commitment of universal health coverage. The government has earmarked valueadded tax to finance NHIS in addition to a deduction from the Social Security and National Insurance Trust premium payment. However, the scheme has been running at a deficit since 2009 because of expanded coverage, increased service use, and a surge in expenditures.

What Is Health Insurance (Good) For?  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at June 8, 2017
What Is Health Insurance (Good) For?

What Is Health Insurance (Good) For?: An Examination of Who Gets It, Who Pays for It, and How to Improve It by Robert D. Lieberthal
English | 2016 | ISBN: 331943795X | 271 Pages | PDF | 5.2 MB

This informative volume synthesizes the literatures on health economics, risk management, and health services into a concise guide to the financial and social basics of health insurance with an eye to its wide-scale upgrade.

Moral Hazard in Health Insurance (Kenneth J. Arrow Lecture Series)(Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at April 30, 2017
Moral Hazard in Health Insurance (Kenneth J. Arrow Lecture Series)(Repost)

Moral Hazard in Health Insurance (Kenneth J. Arrow Lecture Series) by Amy Finkelstein
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0231163800, 9780231163804, B00P9SQ2TG | 160 Pages | PDF | 649.47 KB

Health Insurance: Basic Actuarial Models (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at March 12, 2017
Health Insurance: Basic Actuarial Models (Repost)

Ermanno Pitacco, "Health Insurance: Basic Actuarial Models"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 3319122347 | PDF | pages: 172 | 6.0 mb
Civilian Health Insurance Options of Military Retirees: Findings from a Pilot Survey (Rand Corporation Monograph)

Civilian Health Insurance Options of Military Retirees: Findings from a Pilot Survey (Rand Corporation Monograph) by Louis T. Mariano
English | Mar. 24, 2007 | ISBN: 0833041274 | 128 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Pilot survey results on military retirees offer the Department of Defense (DoD) useful information on retirees' health care status, enrollment in civilian health care plans, and reliance on Tricare, the DoD sponsored health insurance. Higher premiums for civilian health insurance may be increasing retirees' reliance on Tricare, which in turn may be causing DoD health care spending costs to rise.

Global Marketplace for Private Health Insurance: Strength in Numbers(Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Feb. 4, 2017
Global Marketplace for Private Health Insurance: Strength in Numbers(Repost)

Global Marketplace for Private Health Insurance: Strength in Numbers by Alexander S. Preker
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0821375075 | 528 Pages | PDF | 3.45 MB