The King's Fund

Payment by Results

  • Format: Printed copy
  • Author(s): John Appleby, Tony Harrison, Loraine Hawkins, Anna Dixon
  • Publication date: 2 November 2012

This report reviews the role and objectives of payment systems in the English NHS, focusing on Payment by Results (PbR), which accounts for around 30 per cent of the total English NHS budget. It also considers the experiences of other countries using similar payment systems.