University link to med center is on fast track

Kaplan, Blake
March 1994
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);3/7/94, Vol. 14 Issue 35, p6
Reports on the agreement approved by the Louisiana Health Care Authority consolidating the administrative functions of University Hospital and the Medical Center of Louisiana in New Orleans. Changes from the state's original plans for University Hospital; Advantages of the merger.


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