TITLE

Assessing socioeconomic health care utilization inequity in Israel: impact of alternative approaches to morbidity adjustment

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p609
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on a study conducted by the authors which examines inequity in socioeconomic health care utilization and tests different approaches to morbidity adjustment regarding the same in Israel. It states that 270,00- adults enrolled at the Clalit Health Services, the country's largest health care organization were selected for the study. It highlights that low socioeconomic status was associated with higher morbidity burden.
ACCESSION #
66589775

 

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