TITLE

CMS nearing release of 'apples to apples' comparison of hospital care

AUTHOR(S)
Austin, Kate
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
AHA News;7/11/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 14, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents updates on a national patient survey being conducted by the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services as of July 2005. Purpose of the survey; Perceptions of patients on their hospital stay, which were asked to respondents; Number of hospitals involved in the survey.
ACCESSION #
17659541

 

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