Patrick Jeurissen: Productivity & cost in the Netherlands


Published: 04/12/2012

In this interview, Dr Patrick Jeurissen, Ministry of Health, Welfare & Sports, outlines strategies used to achieve productivity and control cost whilst improving quality in the Dutch health care system. He considers the lessons for the English NHS in meeting the financial challenge over the next decade.

Patrick spoke at the Nuffield Trust event: A decade of austerity? Meeting the quality and financial challenge in December 2012.