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Can discount rates use the country’s inflation rates, instead of using rates such as 3-6%, as indicated in some guidelines?

Can discount rates use the country’s inflation rates, instead of using rates such as 3-6%, as indicated in some guidelines?

Asked: 27 Feb 2017  |   561 views  |   1 answer

Cost effectiveness thresholds

How can a country ensure that the cost effectiveness thresholds that they will set are appropriate?

Asked: 23 Feb 2018  |   424 views  |   1 answer

Sample size for economic evaluation

There are always concern for calculating power and sample size in economic evaluation, whether the number of samples is representative enough and the result could be generalized to the population. Is there any standard method for sample size calculation in economic evaluation? And whether the method...

Asked: 14 Mar 2018  |   677 views  |   3 answers

Provider Based Costing Sampling

I am conducting research in health centers. Two types of costing providers, center specific and non center specific. What criteria do I have to choose for one health center to be representative of others or what number of health center should I use to make it representative?

Asked: 31 Jul 2018  |   304 views  |   4 answers

tools or instrument or scale

Hi we are going to make a change in some health care programs, now i'm looking for some valid tools, scales,...which can help to assess cost-effectiveness of new program. I want to assess cost-effectiveness of new program based on it's needed equipment, facilities, employees, and space. Is there ...

Asked: 10 Apr 2019  |   105 views  |   2 answers

how to conduct an economic evaluation of already existing program?

There is a program in my country which have started a decade ago. The government want to conduct economic evaluation of that program in a health facility. The program has both curative and preventive interventions for primary health care (vaccination, de-worming, family health, health education and ...

Asked: 13 Apr 2019  |   134 views  |   2 answers