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Table 1 Direct medical costs by care or service type

From: Family Group Conferences within the integrated care system for young people with ID: a controlled study of effects and costs

Care or service type Unit Cost price
Services local disability support centres   
 Information and advice 3,5 h € 281,-
 Needs assessment 13,5 h € 1,043,-
 Service coordination 18,5 h € 1,444,-
 Legal support 15,5 h € 1,204,-
 Monitoring and evaluation 8,5 h € 682,-
 Crisis support 10,5 h € 883,-
 Short-term individual support 22 h € 1,685,-
 Group activities 7 h € 562,-
Diagnostics and treatment   
 Diagnostics 1 h € 110,-
 Treatment 1 h € 110,-
Family support services   
 Long-term family support (once a week for one year) 1 h € 100,-
 Intensive family support (twice a week for six months) 1 h € 100,-
 Families first (four times a week for six weeks) 1 h € 115,-
Day care and short-term residential care   
 Day care (after school) 4 h € 121,-
 Day care 1 h € 31,-
 Short-term residential care (weekend) 1 h € 36,-
Long-term residential care   
 Residential care (Care Intensity 1) 1 day € 140,-
 Residential care (Care Intensity 2) 1 day € 179,-
 Residential care (Care Intensity 3) 1 day € 221,-
 Residential care (Care Intensity 4) 1 day € 259,-
Foster care   
 Foster care 1 month € 917,-
Child protection   
 Family supervision order 1 year € 7,571,-
 Guardianship order 1 year € 5,259,-
Family Group Conference   
 Family Group Conference conference € 4,000,-