Operations Research and Health Care Policy

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-6506-5 (Print) 978-1-4614-6507-2 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Applications of Health Policy Modeling

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-16

      Public Health Modeling at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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      Pages 17-36

      OR in Public Health: A Little Help Can Go a Long Way

  3. Health Policy and Operations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 37-37

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      Pages 39-70

      Analytical Long-Term Care Capacity Planning

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      Pages 71-90

      Managing Community-based Care for Chronic Diseases: The Quantitative Approach

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      Pages 91-104

      Project Management Approach to Implement Clinical Pathways: An Example for Thyroidectomy

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      Pages 105-128

      EMS Planning and Management

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      Pages 129-153

      Impact of Inpatient Reimbursement Systems on Hospital Performance: The Austrian Case-Based Payment Strategy

  4. HIV Policy Models

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 155-155

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      Pages 157-178

      Assessing Prevention for Positives: Cost-Utility Assessment of Behavioral Interventions for Reducing HIV Transmission

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      Pages 179-199

      Modeling the Impact of New HIV Prevention Technologies in Sub-Saharan Africa

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      Pages 201-223

      REACH: A Practical HIV Resource Allocation Tool for Decision Makers

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      Pages 225-247

      Review of Operations Research Tools and Techniques Used for Influenza Pandemic Planning

  5. Pharmaceutical Policy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 249-249

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      Pages 251-279

      Active Vaccine and Drug Surveillance

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      Pages 281-294

      Application of Operations Research to Funding Decisions for Treatments with Rare Disease

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      Pages 295-310

      Modeling Risk Sharing Agreements and Patient Access Schemes

  6. Building Health Policy Models

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 311-311

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      Pages 313-339

      Considerations for Developing Applied Health Policy Models: The Example of HIV Treatment Expansion in Resource-Limited Settings

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      Pages 341-361

      Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Using Registry and Administrative Data

  7. Working with Policy Makers

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 363-363

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      Pages 365-398

      Evaluating Health Care Policy Decisions: Canadian Blood Services in Atlantic Canada

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      Pages 399-416

      Improving the Efficiency of Cost-effectiveness Analysis to Inform Policy Decisions in the Real World: Lessons from the Pharmacoeconomics Research Unit at Cancer Care Ontario

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 417-425