Table 1

Characteristics of the selected cases (data shown from 2009)
LHA Name Population served Annual budget (million Euros) Employees Number of independent hospital trusts Number of GPs
LHA 1 Cesena 194,000 428 2800 0 173
LHA 2 Reggio-Emilia 525,000 910 4100 1 410
LHA 3 Parma 437,000 791 2500 1 360

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Lega et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:5   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-5

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