Variations in health care service use in British Columbia: Is geography destiny?
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
University of British Columbia (UBC)
not grant funded
consolidation - census geocodes
Consolidation registry (Ministry of Health)
Consolidation - demographic (Ministry of Health)
ACG Case Mix Group (Johns Hopkins University)
Medical Services Plan (BC Ministry of Health)
Deaths (BC Vital Statistics Agency)
Hospital Separations (BC Ministry of Health)
- Lavergne MR. 2016. Identifying Distinct Geographic Health Service Environments in British Columbia, Canada: Cluster Analysis of Population-Based Administrative Data. Healthcare Policy. 12(1):43-51.
- Lavergne MR, Barer M, Law MR, Wong ST, Peterson S, McGrail K. 2016. Examining regional variation in health care spending in British Columbia, Canada. Health Policy. 120(7):739-48.
Academic thesis or dissertation
- Lavergne MR. Understanding geographic variation in health care costs in British Columbia. Doctoral Thesis. University of British Columbia, 2015.doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.14288/1.0167685