- Under-reporting of inpatient services utilisation in household surveys -- a population-based study in Hong Kong. Tsui, Eva LH; Leung, Gabriel M; Woo, Pauline PS; Choi, Sarah; Lo, Su-Vui // BMC Health Services Research;2005, Vol. 5, p31
Background: Recognising that household interviews may produce biased estimates of health services utilisation, we examined for under- and over-reporting of hospitalisation episodes in three recent, consecutive population-based household surveys in Hong Kong. Methods: Territory-wide inpatient...
- Asian and European cities most expensive for expats. Calnan, Marianne // Employee Benefits;6/17/2015, p1
The article focuses on a research by financial services company, Mercer which investigates the standard of Asian and European cities, specially Hong Kong, Zurich and Singapore as the most expensive cities for special employees working abroad.
- Mercer Management Consulting/Decision Research Corp. // Marketing News;6/6/94, Vol. 28 Issue 12, pH20
Features Mercer Management Consulting/Decision Research Corp., a division of Mercer Management Consulting. Financial performance for 1993; Focus on strategic consulting and market research for the telecommunications, financial services, consumer products, computer and transportation industries;...
- Hospital group publishes performance report. // AHA News;03/31/97, Vol. 33 Issue 12, p6
Highlights the Michigan Health & Hospital Association's report `The Michigan Hospital Performance Report,' which analyzed data from 1995. Per capita spending on personal health care; Average length of stay; Availability of copies of the report.
- The data game. Strenger, Ellen Weisman // Trustee;Apr97, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p7
Focuses on the use of the dashboard approach in preparing the hospital's financial report. Information necessary in the report; Effect of the approach on the board's ability to contribute to the hospital's success; Importance of the demonstration of the outcomes of managed care organizations;...
- Regional news: Southwest. Moore Jr., J. Duncan // Modern Healthcare;10/30/95, Vol. 25 Issue 44, p64
Reports on the decline in aggregate profits and total profit margins of hospitals in Kansas City, Missouri for 1993. Offsetting of revenue growth by the hospital expenses; Other findings of the Kansas City association's report; Appearance of the s tatistics in the booklet called `Vital Signs.'
- NUBC: Transactions standards problems linger. Hicks, Glen Thomas // AHA News;06/11/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 23, p4
Reports the confusion among hospitals over the interpretation of the transaction standards reporting requirements under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, according to the National Uniform Billing Committee (NUBC). Areas in which there are disagreements regarding the...
- Audit red flag: Treating a family member or yourself and billing for it. White, Keith // British Columbia Medical Journal;Jun2014, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p223
The article discusses the process of reporting physicians treating and billing family members or themselves to the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia.
- ProPAC report shows hospitals' financial condition holding steady. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;5/5/94, Vol. 68 Issue 9, p8
Highlights the Prospective Payment Assessment Commission's report on hospitals' financial status. PPS margins; Cost control; Overview of the health care system, spending trends and effects on Medicare beneficiaries; Feedback from ProPAC Deputy Director Stuart Guterman.