TITLE

Initiative emphasizes interdisciplinary collaboration

PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Dec2008, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p142
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the collaboration of the entire hospital staff of Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System to improve the length of stay in Spartanburg, South Carolina.
ACCESSION #
35566992

 

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