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Financing vaccines in the 21st century : assuring access and availability / Committee on the Evaluation of Vaccine Purchase Financing in the United States, Board on Health Care Services, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, c2004.
Description:
xiii, 247 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-220).
Contents:
1. Introduction -- 2. Origins and Rationale of Immunization Policy -- Legislative History of Vaccine Policy -- Shared Federal and State Responsibility for Financing -- Shared Public and Private Responsibility for Coverage -- Public and Private Delivery Systems -- Private Vaccine Production -- The Setting of National Vaccine Policy -- 3. Public and Private Insurance Coverage -- Public Insurance Coverage -- Private Insurance Coverage -- Barriers to a Well-Functioning Immunization Finance System -- 4. Delivery Systems -- Delivery of Adult and Childhood Vaccines -- The Work of Immunizing -- Provider Reimbursement -- Barriers to a Well-Functioning Immunization Delivery System -- 5. Vaccine Supply -- Size and Growth of the Vaccine Market -- Vaccine Production -- Cost Structure -- Research and Development -- Industry Concentration -- Regulation -- Pricing -- Shortages -- Stockpiles -- CDC Contracting -- Barriers to a Well-Functioning Vaccine Supply System -- 6. Conclusions and Alternative Strategies -- 7. Recommendations -- App. A. Recommended Vaccine Schedules (Childhood and Adult) -- App. C. Survey of State Vaccine Finance Practices.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Financing vaccines in the twenty-first century
ISBN:
  • 0309089794 (pbk.)
  • 0309526191 (PDF)
LCCN:
2003018817
OCLC:
52930181
Related name:
RCP:
C - S