TITLE

Employees as Cost-Cutters

AUTHOR(S)
BETBEZE, PHILIP
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Jul2009, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the use by U.S. hospitals of their employees and affiliated clinicians to help reduce costs. One strategy used by Tuczon Medical Center (TMC) in Arizona to save on orthopedic implants is standardization and contracting. TMC reports that it was able to give staff increases after the cost-cutting process. Banner Health was reportedly able to reduce printing costs by utilizing its Web site for content placement.
ACCESSION #
42990486

 

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