TITLE

Fewer specialists answer the call of the ED

AUTHOR(S)
Thrall, Terese Hudson
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Apr2002, Vol. 76 Issue 4, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the problem in on-call specialists faced by hospital emergency department despite an increase in patient visits in the U.S. Change in the health care environment; Restriction of health plans to physicians; Requirements under a federal law for on-call physicians; Option given to doctors by local specialty hospitals.
ACCESSION #
7256686

 

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