Expenditure and Input of Chinese Community Health Service Institution: A Study Based on Grey System Theory

Bo LI, Qian LIU

Abstract


Based on statistical data of expenditure and input of community health service institution in China, this paper predicts the growth of expenditure of community health service institution, and analyzes the relationship between expenditure and input of community health service institution in China, using GM(1, 1) Grey prediction model and Grey correlation analysis method. The results include: (1) the expenditure in 2020 will be three times as much as the expenditure of community health service institution in 2014; (2) in the inputs of community health service institution, the correlation between the number of health technical personnel and expenditure has the highest rank; (3) the correlations between expenditure and input factors including area of health professional houses, number of managerial personnel, number of logistics workers, number of medical beds, number of medical equipments priced 10, 000 yuan and above, number of other technical personnel rank from two to seven. Based on the results, related conclusions could be drawn, including: (1) the input structure of medical personnel of community health service institution needs to be adjusted; (2) hardware inputs should be in line with the development requirement of community health service institution.

Keywords


Community health service institution, Expenditure and input, Grey prediction model, Grey correlation analysis.


DOI
10.12783/dtssehs/icss2016/9096

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