IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - The results and challenges of using administrative health data within a natural experimental evaluation of the abolition of prescription fees in Scotland

2018 IEEE 14th International Conference on e-Science (e-Science)

Author(s): Andrew James Williams ; William Henley ; John Frank
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 October 2018
Conference Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Conference Date: 29 October 2018
Page(s): 412
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-5386-9156-4
DOI: 10.1109/eScience.2018.00128
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In April 2011 Scotland abolished the prescription fee (copayment) which had applied to all community prescribed items. Beyond reporting on the change in number of items prescribed, no evaluation... View More

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