Table 3

Unit cost of direct labor and materials in cash and smartcard billing services
Labor Material
Item Rate Quantity Activity time (min) Amount Item Cost Quantity Amount
Cash billing Cashier clerk 4.68 1 0.93 4.35 Thermal paper (receipt paper) 130 0.001 0.13
Pre-inked stamp 100 0.001 0.01
Smartcard billing Nurse in OPD 5.49 1 0.75 4.12 Thermal paper 130 0.001 0.13
Pre-inked stamp 100 0.001 0.01

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Chu and Huang BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:215   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-215

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