TITLE

Cost containment in emergency departments

AUTHOR(S)
Welsh, Frank
PUB. DATE
February 1995
SOURCE
hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Feb95, Vol. 49 Issue 2, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the means by which emergency departments control costs and raise revenues. Factors contributing to the general disregard for cost effective measures in emergency departments; Dilemma between raising revenues and controlling costs in the introduction of pulse oximeters; Effects of increased hospital-sponsored ambulatory care centers on emergency departments.
ACCESSION #
9502143427

 

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