Evaluation of the privatization of the Forensic Psychiatric Centre Dr. S. van Mesdag

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Evaluation of the privatization of the Forensic Psychiatric Centre Dr. S. van Mesdag

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Summary

The Forensic Psychiatric Centre (FPC) Dr. S. van Mesdag was privitized in januari 2008. The main research question of this study is twofold:

  1. Which expected and unexpected effects did the privatization, in 2008, of the FPC Van Mesdag have on: the flow of patients; cooperation within the forensic care system; integration of security issues and care (risk managment); the relation between the Ministry of Security and Justice and the FPC Van Mesdag? 
  2. Which lessons can be drawn from the case of the privatization of the FPC Van Mesdag about possible privatization of the two public FPC's?

Publication data

Author(s):
Groenendijk, N., Vries, M. de, Svensson, J.
Organization(s):
University Twente - Faculty of Management and Administration , WODC
Place of publication:
Enschede
Publisher:
University Twente - Faculty of Management and Administration
Year of publication:
2011
ISBN:
978-90-365-3282-2

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Universiteit Twente - Faculty of Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences
Phone:
053-4893299
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www.utwente.nl/bms