Runy, Lee Ann
March 2006
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Mar2006, Vol. 80 Issue 3, p36
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The article assesses the improving trends in outpatient care in the U.S. since 1995. The trend toward outpatient care continued in 2004, with community hospitals reporting more than 571 million outpatient visits, up from 414 million in 1995. In 2004, community hospitals reported more than 112 million emergency visits at 3,820 community hospital emergency departments.


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