TITLE

Use data to prove value of RM to top brass

PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Oct2010, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p113
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
54120181

 

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