Browsing Faculty of Medicine by Author "Torsvik, Gaute"
Does payment for performance increase performance inequalities across health providers? A case study of Tanzania Binyaruka, Peter John; Robberstad, Bjarne; Torsvik, Gaute; Borghi, Josephine (Oxford University Press, 2018)The impact of payment-for-performance (P4P) schemes in the health sector has been documented, but there has been little attention to the distributional effects of P4P across health facilities. We examined the distribution ...Journal article
Who benefits from increased service utilisation? Examining the distributional effects of payment for performance in Tanzania Binyaruka, Peter John; Robberstad, Bjarne; Torsvik, Gaute; Borghi, Josephine (BioMed Central, 2018-01-29)Background: Payment for performance (P4P) strategies, which provide financial incentives to health workers and/or facilities for reaching pre-defined performance targets, can improve healthcare utilisation and quality. ...Journal article