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Sustainable Health Care System in Ageing China: A Case Study of Regional Practice in China

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Bei Lu, Hong Mi, Yana Zhu and John Piggott

This paper will document the Qingdao Long-term Care Medical Insurance (LTCMI) programme in order to properly understand and analyse its recipient demographics and the determinants of cost differentials for clients presenting with different patterns of disability, and to estimate a full-coverage Long-term Care (LTC) programme cost in Qingdao.

Information on Activity of Daily Living (ADL) status and mortality patterns in different care locations will be used.