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Clinical Research in an Era of DRGs

19.01.2013

Winter Meeting Swiss Society of Cardiology, Feusisberg

DRGs have been introduced in Switzerland with great controversy. While diagnosis related groups increase efficiency and quality in the hospital setting, critics fear the end of innovation. This presentation shows how innovation isn’t linked to the tariff system and how it can be ensured in a future including DRGs. Innovation will not soley be on the industry’s and academia’s agenda. Payors play a key role in guaranteeing innovation.

Zur Präsentation (PDF, 1MB) (auf Englisch)