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Table 6 Health Outcomes measures by model type

From: Financing intersectoral action for health: a systematic review of co-financing models

OutcomeIntegrative co-financingPromotion co-financing
Health outcome (health-related quality of life, mortality)20 of 57 cases
• 14 evaluations reported no effect
• 3 reported a positive effect
• 1 reported a mixed effect
• 2 reported a negative effect
7 of 24 cases
• 7 evaluations reported positive effects
Health service utilisation (delayed discharge, hospital admissions, readmissions, nursing home admission etc.)19 of 57 cases
• 4 report no effect
• 9 report reduction in health care utilisation/cost
• 5 report mixed effects
• 1 report increase in health care utilisation/cost
4 of 24 cases
• 4 cases reported positive effects
Non-health outcomes (school completion, grade average, criminal offending rates, individuals housed, average wage, employment rate, etc.)4 of 57 cases
• 3 cases reported positive effects
• 1 case reported no effect
8 of 24 cases
8 cases reported positive effects