9 Jul

In the USA after the HMO (Health Management Organisation) here comes the ACO (Accountable care Organisation). Physician don’t accept to be aligned with hospitals. What is the best : fee for service (physician) or fee for organisation (hospitals). Both have their advantages. In France instead of alignment with prefer private/public complementarity and hospital are financed with a mix of fee for service (PMSI) and fee for organisation (Global budget).


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