Few gains, some slips

Evans, Melanie
December 2011
Modern Healthcare;12/5/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 49, p7
Trade Publication
The article discusses the results of the latest biennial survey conducted by the Governance Institute on tax-exempt hospital in the U.S. The results showed that nine categories of management practices, including oversight of quality, strategy and management, have slightly fell or remained unchanged. The opinion of Don Seymour & Associates' Don Seymour on the report is also cited.


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