ECONOMIC ASPECTS OF PROVIDING MEDICAL CARE TO PATIENTS WITH SCHIZOPHRENIA
Schizophrenia is an expensive disorder. In the structure of costs, the indirect costs associated with the reduced work capacity prevail. Among the medical costs, the inpatient treatment cost is in the first place.
In order to reduce the economic burden and to optimize the costs, the organizational approaches aimed at solving social issues and introducing methods of non-stationary treatment play the most important role.