This topic complements the following video presentations:
Dickenson, H., Freeman, T., Robinson, S., & Williams, I. (2011). Resource scarcity and priority-setting: from management to leadership in the rationing of health care? Public Money & Management, 31. Available from http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/Documents/college-social-sciences/social-policy/HSMC/publications/2011/resource-scarcity-priority-setting.pdf.
Dionne F, Mitton C, Smith N, Donaldson C. Evaluation of the impact of Program Budgeting and Marginal Analysis in Vancouver Island Health Authority. Journal of Health Services Research and Policy 2009;14(4):234-242.
Gibson, J., Martin, D., & Singer, P. (2005). Evidence, economics and ethics: resource allocation in health services organizations. Healthcare Quarterly, 8(2). Available from http://www.utoronto.ca/cpsrn/html/documents/EthicsEconomicsGibson_000.pdf.
Gibson JL, Mitton C, Martin DK, Donaldson C, Singer PA. 2005. “Ethics & economics: Does program budgeting and marginal analysis contribute to fair priority setting?” Journal of Health Services Research & Policy 2006;11(1):32-37.
Mitton, C., Dionne, F., Damji, R., Campbell, D., & Bryan, S. (2011). Difficult decisions in times of constraint: criteria based resource allocation in the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority. BMC Health Services Research, 11(169). Retrieved from www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1472-6963-11-169.pdf.
Sibbald, S.L., Gibson, J.L., Singer, P.A., Upshur, R., & Martin, D.K. (2010). Evaluating priority setting success in healthcare: a pilot study. BMC Health Services Research, 10(131). Available from http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6963/10/131.
Vermeulen, I.B., Bothe, S.M., Elkhuizen, S.G., Lameris, H., Bakker, P.J.M. & La Poutre, H. (2009). Adaptive resource allocation for efficient patient scheduling. Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, 46. Available from http://oai.cwi.nl/oai/asset/15107/15107D.pdf.Kleinmuntz, D.N. (2007). Resource Allocation Decisions. Available from http://www.usc.edu/dept/create/assets/002/50860.pdf.
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