TITLE

Experts wonder if increase in ER visits is a long-term trend

AUTHOR(S)
Asplund, Jon
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
AHA News;09/29/97, Vol. 33 Issue 38, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the possible factors that caused the increase in visits to emergency departments in hospitals in the United States during the first five months of 1997. Requirement in some states that health plans pay for emergency visits; Federal standards to protect health plan enrollees.
ACCESSION #
9710273607

 

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