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Author
West Daniel J. (University of Scranton, USA), Ramirez Bernardo (University of Scranton Florida, USA)
Title
Sustainable Cost Reductions for Community Hospitals
Source
Humanum. Międzynarodowe Studia Społeczno-Humanistyczne, 2010, nr 5 (2), s. 113-123, bibliogr. 13 poz.
Humanum. International Social and Humanist Studies
Keyword
Służba zdrowia, Szpitalnictwo, Koszty, Kryzys gospodarczy
Health service, Hospital service, Costs, Economic crisis
Note
summ.
Country
Stany Zjednoczone Ameryki
United States of America (USA)
Abstract
Reducing operating costs and improving quality of care is important for community hospitals. Efforts to reduce costs have intensified and health care leaders are searching for ideas to implement new cost saving initiatives. This presentation will identify cost saving strategies in community hospitals and also explore how to make these efforts sustainable. Historical efforts are discussed along with new strategies for cost reduction, uncovering cost saving opportunities, promoting accountability and insuring sustainability of results.(original abstract)
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ISSN
1898-8431
Language
eng
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