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Healthcare markets: economies of scale and scope

Applies to England

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Monitor is seeking feedback on this report, which looks at how the volume and range of services carried out by a healthcare provider affects quality and cost.

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Consultation description

Monitor welcomes your comments on this report. In particular, readers are asked to consider the following questions:

  • what do you think of the proposed framework for measuring economies of scale and scope?
  • what are you views on the initial case study evidence identified?
  • what are the key modelling improvements that should be made when gathering evidence on economies of scale and scope?
  • do you have any ideas on how changes in clinical quality can be measured and accounted for in future work?
  • do you think there are any other issues which should be considered?


Economies of scale and scope in healthcare markets

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Published 16 August 2012