Measuring the Value of Public Health Systems

Vol. XI, No. 1
January 2008

How can the value of public health services be defined and measured? Peter Jacobson, J.D., and Peter Neumann, Sc.D., led a HCFO grant in PHSR and found that defining and measuring the value of PHSR is challenging yet essential and that cost-utility analysis has potential to provide the technique for measuring the value of PHSR. Learn more in the HCFO Findings Brief.