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Eligibility scheme(s)

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Eligibility for the reimbursement status (and reimbursement rates) of a medicine may be dependent on different criteria. In Europe, there are, in general, 4 types of eligibility schemes:
- Product-specific reimbursement
- Disease-specific reimbursement
- Population-group-specific reimbursement
- Consumption-based reimbursement.