TITLE

Guidelines for the adoption of new technologies: a prescription for uncontrolled growth in expenditures and how to avoid the problem

AUTHOR(S)
Gafni, Amiram; Birch, Stephen
PUB. DATE
March 1993
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/15/1993, Vol. 148 Issue 6, p913
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
35493614

 

Related Articles

  • Effective policy initiatives to constrain lipid-lowering drug expenditure growth in South Korea. Bae, Green; Chanmi Park; Hyejin Lee; Euna Han; Dong-Sook Kim; Sunmee Jang // BMC Health Services Research;2014, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p1 

    Background The rapid growth of prescription drug expenditures is a major problem in South Korea. Accordingly, the South Korean government introduced a positive listing system in 2006. They also adopted various price reduction policies. Nevertheless, the total expenditure for lipid-lowering drugs...

  • Prescription Drug Use, Costs Continue to Rise.  // Pharmaceutical Executive;Jan2005, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p26 

    This article reports that forty-four percent of Americans take at least one prescription drug, and expenditures for prescription drugs grew faster than expenditures for other types of healthcare between 1995 and 2002, according to a report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The...

  • Analgesia in intensive care: part 2. Venkataraju, A.; Narayanan, M. // BJA Education;12/1/2016, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p397 

    The article discusses analgesia in intensive care. Topics covered include pain being a common problem in intensive care, how regional anaesthesia (RA) provides excellent pain relief while avoiding opioid-induced side-effects, and how the risk caused by RA can be minimized through the adoption of...

  • Careful preparation key to international growth. Kirschbaum, Les // San Diego Business Journal;3/11/96, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p17 

    Reports on the measures to be taken to avoid the problems encountered in international business and how growth and expansion can be realised. Benefits of forming international strategies; Formation of allegiances and partnerships; Guidelines for selecting bank to represent international...

  • Accesibilidad web para los discapacitados: ¿una nueva herramienta para la integración social o un nuevo motivo de exclusión social? Mascaraque, Esmeralda Serrano // Ibersid;2008, p23 

    Nowadays, information and communication technologies (ICT), in special the Internet, have become the main channel of communication in the world, allowing the access to information and knowledge from every point and at every moment. This popularity has been feasible, in part, because in the last...

  • COMPANY WITH A MISSION. Aguirre, Holly // Black Enterprise;Mar2002, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p82 

    Offers a look at how WebCTel, a software infrastructure service provider adopted technologies to address its needs. Mission and philosophy of WebCTel; Annual expenditures of the firm on technology resources; Relationship of the company's technology investment with its revenue growth.

  • Ten quick tips to avoid problems. Wallace, A.W. // Consumers' Research Magazine;Mar1991, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p22 

    Offers tips on how consumers can avoid problems in various areas. Getting a copy of a credit report; Use of new financial directory guidelines; Meat and poultry hotline; Unwanted mail solicitations; Product safety hotlines; More.

  • Master the Hiring Process.  // Practical Accountant;Apr2000, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p10 

    Focuses on New Clients Inc. consultant Bruce Clark's guidelines to accounting firms on how to avoid employees problems by hiring intelligently. Advice against lowering a company's standards; Interviewing tips.

  • Forecasting drug utilization and expenditure in a metropolitan health region. Wettermark, Björn; Persson, Marie E.; Wilking, Nils; Kalin, Mats; Korkmaz, Seher; Hjemdahl, Paul; Godman, Brian; Petzold, Max; Gustafsson, Lars L. // BMC Health Services Research;2010, Vol. 10, p128 

    Background: New pharmacological therapies are challenging the healthcare systems, and there is an increasing need to assess their therapeutic value in relation to existing alternatives as well as their potential budget impact. Consequently, new models to introduce drugs in healthcare are...

  • Four Strategies to Help Keep You Out of Court. Mui Kim Teh // School Business Affairs;Oct2009, Vol. 75 Issue 9, p8 

    The article discusses the four solutions that could be adopted by school business officials and other education leaders to avoid legal problems in their schools. The four solutions include providing sufficient training to all school personnel on how to prevent legal risk, and establishing...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics