PhilHealth has plans to address the issues of increasing out-of pocket payment and inefficiencies of claim processing system for hospitals. One of the policy measures to achieve this objective is related to changing the hospital payment mechanisms from the fee-for-service to a case-based payment system. The case-based payment system requires some specific clinical and cost information that PhilHealth needs for effective design and implementation of reforms.
|Source Institution||Department of Health|
|Place of Publication||Manila|
|Original Publication Date||March 1, 2009|
|Tags||Costing study for selected hospitals, DOH Philippines Final Report|