Huff, Charlotte
January 2003
IRE Journal;Jan/Feb2003, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p20
Reports on the analysis of hospital death rates and other statistics for consumer report cards in the U.S. medical care industry as of January 1, 2003.


Related Articles

  • BATTLE LINES. Page, Leigh // Modern Physician;Mar2003, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p14 

    Discusses the conflict between acute care and specialty hospitals in the U.S. as of March 1, 2003. Worry of officials at acute care hospitals about the rise of specialty hospitals; Reason that specialty hospitals claim to be more efficient than acute care hospitals; Issue surrounding a bill...

  • It's time to plant the seeds for hospital issues' action.  // AHA News;04/23/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 16, p6 

    Editorial. Calls for support for legislative and regulatory action on hospitals' advocacy agenda in the United States. Health care issues that need to be addressed; Concerns related to the Balanced Budget Act of 1997.

  • Hospitals' positions on ballot issues backed by voters in three states. Margolis, Kyle // AHA News;11/11/2002, Vol. 38 Issue 44, p6 

    Reports on the actions taken by voters in several U.S. states in support of hospitals' positions on ballot issues related to health care. Decision on a proposal regarding sales tax on food in Arkansas; Percentage of voters who approved an amendment that will protect health care from budget cuts...

  • Linkages. Apslund, Jon // AHA News;11/13/95, Vol. 31 Issue 46, p4 

    Presents developments in medical care in the United States. Tenet Healthcare Corp.'s sale of its international operations; Request for proposal sent by Sequoia Hospital District in Redwood City, California to affiliate with another health care organization; Horizon/CMS Healthcare Corp.'s...

  • Tracking trends.  // AHA News;07/21/97, Vol. 33 Issue 28, p4 

    Presents hospital and health care trends in the United States, as of December 1996. Includes inpatient revenue growth; Hospital admissions and visits; Hospital finances.

  • State scans.  // AHA News;05/11/98, Vol. 34 Issue 18, p6 

    Presents an update on health care system and hospitals in the United States. Medical guidelines issued by the Foundation for Healthy Communities; Legislation bill signed by Wisconsin Governor Tommy C. Thompson; Assertions made by New York State Health Commissioner Barbara DeBuono.

  • Moving from awareness to action on reform. Bell, Clark W. // Modern Healthcare;1/3/94, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p26 

    Editorial. Discusses actions by hospitals in view of health care reforms. Awareness in 1993; Prospects on legislation; Hospitals' study of market and discussions; Identification of physician leaders; Necessity of cooperation and partnerships; Consolidation as strategy.

  • Putting together the pieces. Rockefeller, Jay // Modern Healthcare;5/20/2002, Vol. 32 Issue 20, p24 

    Offers views on healthcare crisis in the U.S. as of May 2002. Role of hospitals in the healthcare system; Way to resolve the challenges faced by hospitals; Need of the U.S. citizens to recognize the importance of the federal role in supporting hospitals and the healthcare system.

  • Regional News. Tieman, Jeff // Modern Healthcare;12/23/2002, Vol. 32 Issue 51, p16 

    Presents healthcare news in the U.S. for the week of December 23-30, 2002. Actions take by lawmakers to enable the continuing operation of the Dickenson County Medical Center in Clintwood, Virginia; Plan of Wisconsin Hospital Association on the quality and safety of member hospitals; Decision...

  • A tarnished model? Pallarito, Karen // Modern Healthcare;11/30/98, Vol. 28 Issue 48, p2 

    Reports that the Greater Southeast Community, a hospital which was touted by the healthcare industry in the District of Columbia as the national model of community service is declining in performance and finances. Factors which contributed to the declining status of the hospital; Comments from...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics