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Position Value for Relative Comparison of Healthcare Status of Korea in 2014

Lee SA, Park EC

  • Health Policy Manag.
  • 2017 Mar;27(1):88-94.
  • doi: 10.4332/KJHPA.2017.27.1.88
The aim of this study was to investigate the current and trend of healthcare status of South Korea compared to Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) countries. We used...
Catastrophic Health Expenditure Status and Trend of Korea in 2015

Kim W, Park EC

  • Health Policy Manag.
  • 2017 Mar;27(1):84-87.
  • doi: 10.4332/KJHPA.2017.27.1.84
Catastrophic healthcare expenditure refers to out-of-pocket spending for healthcare exceeding a certain proportion of a household's income and can lead to subsequent impoverishment. The aim of this study was to...
Unmet Healthcare Needs Status and Trend of Korea in 2015

Yoon HJ, Jang SI

  • Health Policy Manag.
  • 2017 Mar;27(1):80-83.
  • doi: 10.4332/KJHPA.2017.27.1.80
The proportion of people who reported unmet healthcare needs is an important indicator to measure the access problem in healthcare service. To examine current status and trends of unmet needs...
Suicide Related Indicators and Trend of Korea in 2015

Ju YJ, Jang SI

  • Health Policy Manag.
  • 2017 Mar;27(1):75-79.
  • doi: 10.4332/KJHPA.2017.27.1.75
Suicide is becoming a public health issue in many countries, and even more so in Korea. Korea has the highest suicide rate in the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development...
Factors Affecting International Patient's Satisfaction with Korea Medical Services, Revisit and Recommendation Intention

Kim MG, Choi YK, Ahn JW, Kim KS

  • Health Policy Manag.
  • 2017 Mar;27(1):63-74.
  • doi: 10.4332/KJHPA.2017.27.1.63
BACKGROUND: This study aims to analyze quality of and satisfaction with Korea medical services and identify factors affecting medical service satisfaction, revisit, and recommendation intention among international patients. METHODS: Secondary analysis...
A Panel Study on the Determinants of the Regional Variation in the Rate of Certification in Long-Term Care Insurance

Sakong J, Song H

  • Health Policy Manag.
  • 2017 Mar;27(1):56-62.
  • doi: 10.4332/KJHPA.2017.27.1.56
BACKGROUND: There have been deviations in the regional rate of certification in Korean long-term care insurance (LTCI). This study aimed to explore the determinants of the rate of certification in...
The Effects of the Metabolic Syndrome on the Total Medical Charge

Kim KY, Dong JY, Han SY, Lee KS

  • Health Policy Manag.
  • 2017 Mar;27(1):47-55.
  • doi: 10.4332/KJHPA.2017.27.1.47
BACKGROUND: This study purposed to analyze the effects of metabolic syndrome on the total medical charge of patients. METHODS: 2013 National Health Insurance Service sample research database (eligibility database, medical database,...
Analysis of New Patient's Willingness to Pay Additional Costs for Securing Satisfactory Consultation Time

Lee CH, Lim H, Kim Y, Yoon S, Park YS, Kim SA, Park EC, Kang JG

  • Health Policy Manag.
  • 2017 Mar;27(1):39-46.
  • doi: 10.4332/KJHPA.2017.27.1.39
BACKGROUND: We evaluated new patient's satisfactory consultation time (SCT) and their willingness to pay additional costs (WPAC) for their SCT. METHODS: We surveyed medical service satisfaction, SCT, WPAC for their SCT,...
Changes in Providers' Behavior after the Reviewer Unification of Auto Insurance Medical Benefit Claims

Kim JS, Suh WS

  • Health Policy Manag.
  • 2017 Mar;27(1):30-38.
  • doi: 10.4332/KJHPA.2017.27.1.30
BACKGROUND: This study aims to analyze the behavioral changes of healthcare providers and influencing factors after the reviewer unification of auto insurance medical benefit claims by an independent review agency. METHODS:...
A Comparative Analysis for Projection Models of the Physician Demand and Supply Among 5 Countries

Seo KH, Lee SH

  • Health Policy Manag.
  • 2017 Mar;27(1):18-29.
  • doi: 10.4332/KJHPA.2017.27.1.18
BACKGROUND: In Korea, the problem of physician workforce imbalances has been a debated issue for a long time. This study aimed to draw key lessons and policy implications to Korea...
Compare Patient Right and Consumer Right in Medical Field

Jung Y

  • Health Policy Manag.
  • 2017 Mar;27(1):3-17.
  • doi: 10.4332/KJHPA.2017.27.1.3
In the traditional medical field, the patient was a person to receive protection from the doctor because there are vertical relationship between the patient and the doctor. But in modern...
The Role of Academic Journal in Health Policy

Park EC

  • Health Policy Manag.
  • 2017 Mar;27(1):1-2.
  • doi: 10.4332/KJHPA.2017.27.1.1
Health policy is the governmental decision contained with the objectives to achieve the desirable health and the tools to achieve them. The academic journal in health policy could be involved...

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