Course: Health Care Economics

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Course title Health Care Economics
Course code 3110/F1EZ1
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Mazánková Dana, PharmDr. Ph.D.
Course content

Learning activities and teaching methods
Learning outcomes
The aim of the subject is introduction to the problems of the health care provision (in conditions of the mixed economics). Decision making in public sector, economic aspects of the providing medical and hospital services (from the view of its competition), cost effectiveness, regulation of the supply and demand in public health, types and conception of pharmacoeconomic analysis and rational pharmacotherapy and its efficiency compose the object matter of the subject.


Assessment methods and criteria
Recommended literature
  • Křížová, Eva. Zdravotnické systémy v mezinárodním srovnání. 1998. ISBN 80-238-0937-7.
  • Kuvíková, Helena; Murgaš, Milan; Nemec, Juraj. Ekonómia zdravotníctva. Banská Bystrica: Phoenix, 1995.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Pharmacy Pharmacy (1) Pharmaceutical sciences 3 Winter