TITLE

Healthy Choices

AUTHOR(S)
JOHNSON, RICK
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Aug2010, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author shares the importance for hospitals and health systems in the U.S. to make health choices for individual, community and environmental health.
ACCESSION #
52848254

 

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