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Overview Of Japan's Medical Device Reimbursement Policy

                                                                                                     
  • Target market
    Japan
  • Business category
    Medical device
  • Business function
    Marketing > , Business consulting >
  • Keyword
  • Author
    "Makoto Tamura" of "Healthcare System Planning Institute"
  • Availability
    Membership

Detail

  In Japan's NHI (national health insurance) system, which realized universal coverage in 1961, medical fees are determined on a fee-for-service basis. The Diagnosis Procedure Combination system was introduced in inpatient medical care, with a fixed payment per day in many acute care hospitals; however, surgery reimbursement is based on a fee for service out of a fixed fee.

  Therefore, many medical implant devices used during surgery are still paid on a fee‐for‐service basis.
 

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