TITLE

A JOINT EFFORT

AUTHOR(S)
Greene, Jan
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jan2007, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the advantages of compromise between hospitals and orthopedic surgeons. Their relationship has been affected by the efforts of Medicare to control the costs of surgical procedures in the U.S. Hospitals need to better understand their doctors' needs, while surgeons need to realize they can only get the high-quality operating room staff and efficiency they require if their acute care hospital remains financially viable. INSETS: Something in Common;The Next Big Leap.
ACCESSION #
23789373

 

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