Volume 7, Issue 6, December 2018, Page: 212-217
Importance of Input and Output Parameters in Analysing Economical Cost of Healthcare
Saba Madae'en, Department of Biopharmaceutical and Clinical Pharmacy, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan; Department of Economics, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan
Mohammad Adeinat, Department of Economics, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan
Received: Oct. 28, 2018;       Accepted: Nov. 26, 2018;       Published: Dec. 20, 2018
DOI: 10.11648/j.ijber.20180706.15      View  116      Downloads  46
Abstract
Financing health care has remained a challenge to the governments for a long time. There seems to be very high investment in health by the governments, and inappropriate allocation of resources within the government health budget would cause inefficiency and waste in resources. Given that health is a basic human right, the health situation remains a significant concern for the policy makers. guidance by health economics research will make more efficient reforms and polices in light of accurate information. The understanding and knowledge in the indicators for healthcare economics will help make better study methodologies and give better useful results. In this paper we listed possible methods of classifying health programs costs and we listed the major healthcare and public health indicators. In addition, we discuss the classification of health programs costs and the importance of cost analysis.
Keywords
Econometric Indicators, Health and Healthcare, Health Cost Analysis, Quality of Life Indicator
To cite this article
Saba Madae'en, Mohammad Adeinat, Importance of Input and Output Parameters in Analysing Economical Cost of Healthcare, International Journal of Business and Economics Research. Vol. 7, No. 6, 2018, pp. 212-217. doi: 10.11648/j.ijber.20180706.15
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