The article describes theoretical approaches to the choice of a hospital financing method. The paper discusses three ways of incorporating diagnosis-related groups in health care, i. e. in a prospective payment system which is widely spread abroad; within a pilot project on the single-channel financing of health care organizations in Russia; introducing diagnosis-related groups in St. Petersburg as a basis of health care organization costs recovery.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)132-143
Number of pages12
JournalVoprosy Ekonomiki
Issue number8
StatePublished - 2010

    Research areas

  • Diagnosis-related group, Hospital financing

    Scopus subject areas

  • Finance
  • Economics and Econometrics

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