Technical efficiency of healthcare systems in African countries: An application based on data envelopment analysis


Top M. , Konca M. , Sapaz B.

HEALTH POLICY AND TECHNOLOGY, vol.9, no.1, pp.62-68, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.hlpt.2019.11.010
  • Title of Journal : HEALTH POLICY AND TECHNOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.62-68
  • Keywords: Technical efficiency, African healthcare systems, Health policy, Data envelopment analysis, Performance management, PERFORMANCE, HOSPITALS

Abstract

Aim: This study aimed to measure the healthcare system efficiency of 36 African countries and to compare efficiency levels between countries.