TITLE

More Visits For Less

PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Aug2000, Vol. 74 Issue 8, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the proposal of the United States (U.S.) Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations regarding hospital inspection in the United States. Purpose of the proposal; Benefits of the proposal.
ACCESSION #
3468062

 

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