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The bare necessities? A realist review of necessity argumentations used in health care coverage decisions

Tineke Kleinhout-Vliek, Antoinette de Bont and Bert Boer

Health Policy, 2017, vol. 121, issue 7, 731-744

Abstract: Policy makers and insurance companies decide on coverage of care by both calculating (cost-) effectiveness and assessing the necessity of coverage.

Keywords: Necessary health care; Health care coverage; Decision-making (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2017
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