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Institut fuer Qualitaet und Wirtschaftli im Gesundheitswesen


The Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care is an independent scientific institution which is responsible for the evaluation of the user, quality and efficiency of medical services with the aim of improving health care in Germany including information of the stakeholders and the public.

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