Pharmacy functions and home health care in Japan
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: KUSHIDA, Kazuki (Showa Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharamcy, Tokyo, Japan)
In Japan, which is now aging society, 24.6% of the population is aged 65 or older. Accordingly, revenue from medical insurance has not kept up with medical insurance payouts, so the medical insurance system is being revised in order to keep medical insurance viable. As a result, the Government has embarked to curtail medical expenses... The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.