You are viewing the site in preview mode

Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 3 Types of optimal-resource-use domains* as rated by the providers’ respondents (n = 466)

From: Performance evaluation of a health insurance in Nigeria using optimal resource use: health care providers perspectives

Domains Variables Provider’s ratings; N (%)
   Bad Percent Good Percent
Administrative efficiency Promptness of referral system 92 20% 374 80%
  Prompt arrival of insurance funds 33 7% 433 93%
Active monitoring mechanism Claims review 293 63% 173 37%
Provider payment mechanism Capitation payment method 22 5% 444 95%
  Fee-for-service payment method 177 38% 289 62%
Benefit package Benefit package inclusions 14 3% 452 97%
  1. *The definitions and measurements of optimal-resource-use domains and variables by the providers are presented in Table 1 and the method section.