Accession Number:

ADA281161

Title:

Cost Analysis of the Military Medical Care System: Data, Cost Functions, and Peacetime Care

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun 1992-Jan 1994

Corporate Author:

INSTITUTE FOR DEFENSE ANALYSES ALEXANDRIA VA

Report Date:

1994-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

93.0

Abstract:

In response to a congressional request, the DoD is conducting a comprehensive review of its military medical care system. IDA has been tasked with analyzing the cost of DoDs in-house medical facilities, under both current policies and proposed alternatives. This paper describes the data used in the analysis and the cost functions that were estimated. The paper also assesses the in-house costs of two policy alternatives for the provision of medical care during peacetime.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE