German Reform: ‘Sense Of Proportion’ Urged By Hospitals
Regional delivery needs must be paramount, says federation
Germany’s hospital reform continues apace, most recently with changes to emergency care. The hospitals themselves have now submitted an impact analysis of the government’s structural and reimbursement proposals.
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