The Migration of Managerial Innovation: Diagnosis-Related Groups and Health Care Administration in Western Europe

The Migration of Managerial Innovation: Diagnosis-Related Groups and Health Care Administration in Western Europe

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781555425203
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 02/10/1993
Series: Health-Management
Edition description: 1st ed
Pages: 399
Product dimensions: 5.12(w) x 9.06(h) x 1.18(d)

About the Author

JOHN R. KIMBERLY is the Henry Bower Professor in the Departments of Management and Health Care Systems in the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. His most recent book is Cases in Health Policy and Management (1985, with Robert Fetter and John Thompson). GERARD DE POUVOURVILLE is research director, Management Research Center, Ecole Polytechnique, Paris. He is editor of Sciences Sociales and Santea, a multidisciplinary journal devoted to social science applications in health.

Table of Contents

1. Managerial Innovation, Migration, and DRGs(John R. Kimberly, Gerard de Pouvourville)
2. England: Ten Years of Diffusion and Development(James M. Coles)
3. Belgium: Steady and Incremental Activity(Francis Roger France)
4. France: The Introduction of Case-based Hospital Management(Gerard de Pouvourville)
5. Sweden: A Health Care Model in Transition(Eric M. Paulson)
6. Switzerlaned: Diffusion and the Canton System(Bernhard J. Guntert, Fred Paccaud, Markus Sagmeister, Andreas Frei)
7. Portugal: National Commitment and the Implementation of DRGs(Joao Urbano, Margarida Bentes, James C. Vertrees)
8. Norway: Innovation and the Political AgAnda(Torbjorg Hogsnes)
9. Denmark: Continuing Development and Potential Alternative Directions(Anita Alban)
10. Germany: An Outsider in DRG Development(Gunter Neubauer)
11. DRGs in Western Europe: Lessons and Comparisons in Managerial Innovation(John R. Kimberly)

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