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17ABBEZP - Economics of Health Services

31.3.2020 - distance learning instructions No. 1, due to non-contact teaching we have decided to make teaching more effective and to use Moodle platform. You are registered to the course "B192-17ABBEZP - Economics of Health Services" in Moodle. To login to Moodle use this link: https://moodle-vyuka.cvut.cz/ and your standard credentials. There you can find exercise assignment for Expert opinion. Submit (upload) your Semestral work in set dates. We will respond to your work by comments. You will write two tests in Moodle (15.4. and 13.5.). We choose and consider better of your two test results. Approximately 10 questions (mixture of "ABCD" and open questions) will test knowledges from lectures and seminars. You can find all recorded presentations from lectures and seminars on this website below at the end of this week. Read and study presentations according to the schedule by yourself. There is possible to perform any consultation via email or Moodle chat.

1.4.2020 - distance learning instructions No. 2, ZIP file with lectures in PDF files (please, see section Others below) , PDF files from lectures and seminars are available within the relevant sections as well

21.4.2020 - distance learning instructions No. 3, PDF file (please, see section Others below) , PDF file from the 2nd seminars (Maintenance of devices,
manufacturer, distributor, importer, authorised representative, service calculation) is available within the relevant sections as well

28.4.2020 - distance learning instructions No. 4, PDF file (please, see section Others below) , PDF file from the 6th lecture (Commodity knowledge of
consumables and spare parts (SP)) is available within the relevant sections as well

02.5.2020 - distance learning instructions No. 5, PDF file (please, see section Others below) , PDF file from the 7th lecture (Prices of medical devices,
consumables and tools) is available within the relevant sections as well Prices of medical devices, consumables and tools

05.5.2020 - distance learning instructions No. 6, PDF file (please, see section Others below) , PDF file from the 6th exercise (Economics of Health Services) is available within the relevant sections as well

 

Code Completion Credits Range Language
17ABBEZP KZ 2 1P+1S English
Lecturer:
Tutor:
Supervisor:
Department of Biomedical Technology
Synopsis:

Introduction to Economics of medical facilities, main terms. Investments in healthcare - economic balance. Investment planning and management, interconnection between maintenance and investments, contracts. Costs incurred by legislation and mere operation of the technology. Return on investments, risk analysis. Commodity knowledge of consumables and spare parts. Prices of medical devices consumables and tools.

Requirements:

Terms of graded credit:

Attendance min. 85 % of the seminars, submission of the semestral work as required.

Rating: 100 % (max 100 points) score of the best test from a two ones, including mandatory defence of the semestral work and possible correction during the oral examination within the graded credit (classified assessment).

Overall rating according to the grading scale A-F of the CTU.

Syllabus of lectures:

1. Introduction to Economics of medical facilities, main terms

2. Investments in healthcare - economic balance

3. Investment planning and management, Interconnection btw maintenance and investments, Contracts

4. Costs incurred by legislation and mere operation of the technology

5. Return on investments, risk analysis

6. Commodity knowledge of consumables and spare parts (SP)

7. Prices of medical devices consumables and tools

Syllabus of tutorials:

1. Expert opinion, assigning the topic of the semetral work

2. Valuation of long-term fixed assets, lifespan, depreciation curve

3. Test No. 1, evaluation of the test, explanation of the right answers

4. Maintenance of devices,manufacturer, distributor, importer, authorised representative, service calculation

5. Test No. 2, evaluation of the test, explanation of the right answers

6. Technical specification for the purchase of ECG device

7. Defence of the semestral work

Study Objective:

The subject should make students acquainted with the structure of medical establishment, ways of financing and essential principles of medical establishment economic government.

Study materials:

Mandatory references:

[1] FOLLAND, Sherman, Allen C. GOODMAN a Miron STANO. The economics of health and health care. Seventh Edition. Harlow: Pearson, 2014. ISBN 978-1-292-02051-8.

[2] DRUMMOND, Michael. Methods for the economic evaluation of health care programmes. 3rd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005. Oxford medical publications. ISBN 0-19-852945-7.

Recommended references:

[1] CHATBURN, Robert L. Handbook for health care research. 2nd ed. Sudbury: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2011. ISBN 978-0-7637-7805-7.

[2] The Oxford handbook of health economics. Editor Sherry GLIED, editor Peter SMITH. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011. ISBN 978-0-19-923882-8.

[3] ZWEIFEL, Peter, Friedrich BREYER a Mathias KIFMANN. Health economics. 2nd ed. Dordrecht: Springer, c2009. ISBN 978-3-540-27804-7

Note:
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Downloads:

Others - link: 

Time schedule of 17ABBEZP (lectures) in SS AY 2019/2020 V1 (17.2.2020) | https://harm.fbmi.cvut.cz/B192/17ABBEZP/lec

Time schedule of 17ABBEZP (tutorials) in SS AY 2019/2020 V1 (17.2.2020) | https://harm.fbmi.cvut.cz/B192/17ABBEZP/sem

Methodological manual or study support: 
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