60 Swedish municipalities: Analysis, implementation and development of free choice system

Between 2009-2013 NHG Sweden served as an adviser in the projects aiming at the implementation and development of the free choice system – particularly in social services, but also in healthcare – in about 60 Swedish municipalities and county councils. In additional to primary care, the free choice system is mainly used in home care, but also in other social welfare services.

NHG was mainly responsible for:

Determining the compensation system and its levels

Service specifications

Developing and enhancing the own processes of the municipalities

Mapping and identifying the service providers

Tendering, implementing and monitoring the free choice system

Supporting management and organisations