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Table 9 Household health care expenditure (GEL, current prices) – HUES 2007/2010

From: Promoting universal financial protection: health insurance for the poor in Georgia – a case study

  2007 2010
  Non-MIP MIP Total Non-MIP MIP Total
Mean fee paid to a provider per outpatient visit 40.1 19.2 36.6 59.5** 21.8 54.2**
Mean cost per prescribed drug purchased 26.8 21.3 25.9 36.5*** 28.6** 35.4***
Mean expenditure per case of self-treatment 13.5 12.9 13.4 20.6*** 19.0** 20.4***
Annualized expenditure per chronic patient 276.2 227.1 267.1 426.0*** 307.2*** 411.1***
Average cost per inpatient stay 636.8 414.4 599.2 730.7* 364.9 684.4
Total annualized per capita expenditure 190.8 198.0 192.1 313.3** 278.4** 307.2**
  1. Notes: Statistical significance of difference with baseline figure: ***P <0.01; **P <0.05; *P <0.1.
  2. Source: Authors and MoLHSA 2011 [27].