• Is incentivizing by subsidizing a better way of managing chronic health conditions? 

      Islam, M. Kamrul; Kjerstad, Egil (Working paper; 2-2017, Working paper, 2017-09)
      The recognition that chronic care delivery is sub‐optimal has led many health authorities around the world to its redesign. In Norway, the Department of Health implemented the Coordination Reform in January 2012 with the ...
    • Kommunale pleie- og omsorgstjenester – en studie av eldre med og uten nære pårørende 

      Holmås, Tor Helge; Kjerstad, Egil; Monstad, Karin (Working paper; 1-2016, Working paper, 2016-01)
      Befolkningsutviklingen tilsier at det i årene framover vil bli flere eldre med behov for hjelp. Det er stilt spørsmål ved om kommunesektoren vil makte å skaffe nok ressurser til eldreomsorgen, gitt de omsorgsbehovene vi ...
    • Prioritization and the elusive effect on welfare - A Norwegian health care reform revisited 

      Aakvik, Arild; Holmås, Tor Helge; Kjerstad, Egil (Journal article, 2015-03)
      The Faster Return to Work (FRW) scheme that Norwegian authorities implemented in 2007 is an example of a policy that builds on the human capital approach. The main idea behind the scheme is that long waiting times for ...
    • Reablement in community-dwelling adults: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial 

      Tuntland, Hanne; Espehaug, Birgitte; Førland, Oddvar; Hole, Astri Drange; Kjerstad, Egil; Kjeken, Ingvild (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2014)
      Background: As a result of the ageing population, there is an urgent need for innovation in community health-care in order to achieve sustainability. Reablement is implemented in primary care in some Western countries to ...
    • Rettighetsfesting av BPS. - store forventninger, betinget suksess 

      Ervik, Rune; Kjerstad, Egil; Lindèn, Tord Skogedal; Rubecksen, Kristin (Research report; Peer reviewed, 2017-09)
      Rettighetsfestingen av brukerstyrt personlig assistanse (BPA) – § 2‐1 d i pasient‐ og brukerrettighetsloven (PBL) – trådte i kraft 1. januar 2015, og omfatter: Personer under 67 år med langvarig og stort behov for personlig ...
    • Samordning og finansiering av kommunale helsetjenester 

      Askildsen, Jan Erik; Kjerstad, Egil (Rapport 03-2009, Research report, 2009-11)
      The report discusses various policy initiatives which are relevant for a governmental project with the aim of improving coordination between specialist health care services and municipal health care. Today the responsibility ...