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    Policy summary 13: public reporting in health and long-term care to facilitate provider choice

    The availability of public reporting initiatives on the quality of health and longterm care providers has increased since the 1990s when many countries began introducing choice of care provider policies. One of the primary reasons for public reporting of quality information is to assist patients and user...

    Economic crisis, health systems and health in Europe: Impact and implications for policy

    The crisis has given substance to an old and often hypothetical debate about the financial sustainability of health systems in Europe. For years it was the spectre of ageing populations, cost-increasing developments in technology and changing public expectations that haunted European policy-makers troubl...