Germany expects more hospital privatisationBMJ 2000; 320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.320.7241.1030/a (Published 15 April 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;320:1030
- Annette Tuffs
The number of German hospitals is predicted to fall by 25% over the next 15 years, from the current total of 2258 to 1700, with most of them being owned either by private companies or by non-profit organisations. Just a few hundred hospitals are expected to be in the hands of the state.
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