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Gaming the system and accountability relations: Negative side-effects of activity-based funding in the Norwegian hospital system
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2012-10)
Performance management systems are introduced to enhance efficiency and effectiveness in public sectors across the world. We examine four «scandals» cases related to coding practice in Norwegian hospitals followed by ...
Same cheat, different wrapping: DRG scandals and accountability in Germany and Norway
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2013-07)
Across the world, the DRG system is used for administrative and financial purposes in hospitals. Combining statistical registration and aggregation of data on medical activity with activity based financing; DRGs have ...