Psychiatric and Medical Rehabilitation Discharges Skyrocket in New York

June 1998
Health Care Financing Review;Summer98, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p150
Academic Journal
Reports on the increase of psychiatric and medical rehabilitation discharges from New York City, New York hospitals from 1993 to 1997, according to `Hospital Watch' quarterly report. Decline in total hospital discharges for all other medical services; Factors to which the growth in discharges at the city hospitals are attributed; Leading cause of shorter hospital stays for psychiatric patients.


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