TITLE

NURSING ECONOMICS$ DATA BANK

PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
Nursing Economic$;Jul/Aug2013, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p202
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers nursing news briefs, which includes the problem in the quality of healthcare services received by minorities in the U.S. as discovered by a research from Brooks-Carthon and colleagues and rapid growth in the percentage of the average indemnity for malpractice claims.
ACCESSION #
89625790

 

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