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Reimbursement for critical care services in India

Raja Jayaram

Keywords : Compensation, critical care, fee-for-service, health-care resource groups, intensive-care unit, intensivists, payment-by-results, pay for performance, pay-for-volume, reimbursement, third party administrators

Citation Information : Jayaram R. Reimbursement for critical care services in India. Indian J Crit Care Med 2013; 17 (1):1-9.

DOI: 10.4103/0972-5229.112141

License: CC BY-ND 3.0

Published Online: 01-04-2014

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2013; The Author(s).


There are significant variations in critical care practices, costs, and reimbursements in various countries. Of note, there is a paucity of reliable information on remuneration and reimbursement models for intensivists in India. This review article aims to analyze the existing reimbursement models in United States and United Kingdom and propose a frame-work model that may be applicable in India.

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