Stephen Jan

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Dual job holding by public sector health professionals in highly resource-constrained settings: problem or solution?
    Stephen Jan
    Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, Londoin WC1E 7HT, England
    Bull World Health Organ 83:771-6. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint A perspective on the analysis of credible commitment and myopia in health sector decision making
    Stephen Jan
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy 63:269-78. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint A politico-economic analysis of decision making in funding health service organisations
    Stephen Jan
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 57:427-35. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Why does economic analysis in health care not get implemented more? Towards a greater understanding of the rules of the game and the costs of decision making
    Stephen Jan
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel St, London WCIE 7HT, UK
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 2:17-24. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint How do we determine whether community health workers are cost-effective? Some core methodological issues
    Damian G Walker
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    J Community Health 30:221-9. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Measuring the benefits of health promotion programmes: application of the contingent valuation method
    Josephine Borghi
    Health Policy Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
    Health Policy 87:235-48. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Economic assessment of a women's group intervention to improve birth outcomes in rural Nepal
    Josephine Borghi
    Infectious Disease and Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Lancet 366:1882-4. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Using focus groups to develop contingent valuation scenarios--a case study of women's groups in rural Nepal
    Josephine Borghi
    Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel St, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 64:531-42. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint An holistic economic evaluation of an Aboriginal community-controlled midwifery programme in Western Sydney
    Stephen Jan
    Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 9:14-21. 2004
  10. pmc How can we achieve global equity in provision of renal replacement therapy?
    Sarah L White
    The George Institute for International Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 86:229-37. 2008

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Dual job holding by public sector health professionals in highly resource-constrained settings: problem or solution?
    Stephen Jan
    Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, Londoin WC1E 7HT, England
    Bull World Health Organ 83:771-6. 2005
    ..In providing clearer policy guidance, future research in this area needs to adopt a more evaluative approach than that which has been used to date...
  2. ncbi request reprint A perspective on the analysis of credible commitment and myopia in health sector decision making
    Stephen Jan
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy 63:269-78. 2003
    ..However, the importance of the notion of commitment needs to be recognised against the background of other institutional factors that may influence decision making...
  3. ncbi request reprint A politico-economic analysis of decision making in funding health service organisations
    Stephen Jan
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 57:427-35. 2003
    ..The results indicate that such a process can be effective in not only generating the necessary goodwill to enable such group decision making, but also in establishing a more realistic set of policy recommendations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Why does economic analysis in health care not get implemented more? Towards a greater understanding of the rules of the game and the costs of decision making
    Stephen Jan
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel St, London WCIE 7HT, UK
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 2:17-24. 2003
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  5. ncbi request reprint How do we determine whether community health workers are cost-effective? Some core methodological issues
    Damian G Walker
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    J Community Health 30:221-9. 2005
    ..Therefore, this paper aims to examine the means by which economic methods can be extended to provide evidence regarding the cost-effectiveness of CHWs in developing countries...
  6. doi request reprint Measuring the benefits of health promotion programmes: application of the contingent valuation method
    Josephine Borghi
    Health Policy Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
    Health Policy 87:235-48. 2008
    ..Future research should address the relative value of non-health compared to health benefits; and motivations behind non-user values and their consistency across settings...
  7. ncbi request reprint Economic assessment of a women's group intervention to improve birth outcomes in rural Nepal
    Josephine Borghi
    Infectious Disease and Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Lancet 366:1882-4. 2005
    ..Sensitivity analysis showed a variation from 83 dollars to 263 dollars per LYS for most variables. This intervention could provide a cost-effective way of reducing neonatal deaths...
  8. ncbi request reprint Using focus groups to develop contingent valuation scenarios--a case study of women's groups in rural Nepal
    Josephine Borghi
    Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel St, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 64:531-42. 2007
    ..They also familiarised field workers with the concept of WTP. Further work of this kind will help to highlight additional advantages and limitations of qualitative approaches to survey design...
  9. ncbi request reprint An holistic economic evaluation of an Aboriginal community-controlled midwifery programme in Western Sydney
    Stephen Jan
    Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 9:14-21. 2004
    ..To conduct an holistic economic evaluation of an Aboriginal community (Daruk)-controlled midwifery service in Western Sydney...
  10. pmc How can we achieve global equity in provision of renal replacement therapy?
    Sarah L White
    The George Institute for International Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 86:229-37. 2008
    ..Prevention of end-stage kidney disease, ideally as part of an integrated approach to chronic vascular diseases, must also be a key objective...
  11. ncbi request reprint Childhood obesity, values and the market
    Stephen Jan
    Int J Pediatr Obes 1:131-2. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint Accounting for institutional change in health economic evaluation: a program to tackle HIV/AIDS and gender violence in Southern Africa
    Stephen Jan
    The George Institute for International Health, P O Box M201, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 66:922-32. 2008
    ..This case study highlights how health sector interventions can effect institutional changes and how these are captured within a theory-based economic evaluation framework...
  13. ncbi request reprint Staking a claim for claims: a case study of resource allocation in Australian Aboriginal health care
    Gavin Mooney
    Centre for International Health, Curth University, Perth, Western Australia
    Soc Sci Med 54:1657-67. 2002
    ..The paper discusses ways in which they can be applied to the problem of deciding how to allocate resources in Aboriginal health...