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Public Contracts in Czech Teaching Hospitals - efficiency issues
Public Contracts in Czech Teaching Hospitals - efficiency issues

Author(s): Alena Maaytová, Stanislav Klazar
Subject(s): National Economy, Health and medicine and law, Public Finances
Published by: Masarykova univerzita
Keywords: teaching hospitals; efficiency; public expenditures; public procurement;
Summary/Abstract: The average overall expenses spent on health-care services in the Czech Republic is 7.5% of the GDP. The estimated degree of inefficiency of these expenses is the serious issue in context of public finance. The goal of the text was to verify whether the efficiency can be increased in the area of public procurements in teaching hospitals by using the specific kind of public procurement procedures.