TITLE

December 1959

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Apr2007, Vol. 81 Issue 4, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the massive expansion of hospitals and its implications for regional planning in the U.S. in 1959. The author claims that concerns about the massive expansion of hospitals was prompted by the perennial problem of rising hospital costs. One governmental response is cost control, such as state insurance commissions that clamped down on Blue Cross rate increases.
ACCESSION #
24872183

 

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