To evaluate trends in administrative expenditures by examining changes in administrative costs compared with other areas of the hospital budget, changes in expenditures for patient care departments compared with nonpatient care departments, and departments with a greater number of regulatory requirements compared with those with fewer regulatory requirements.
Annual hospital operating budgets submitted to Blue Cross were examined for an 8-year period from 1983 to 1990.
Seventy hospitals in Western Pennsylvania.
Annual operating expenditures.
Mots-clés Pascal : Economie santé, Homme, Hôpital, Coût, Budget, Augmentation, Gestion administrative
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health economy, Human, Hospital, Costs, Budget, Increase, Administrative management
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0628381
Code Inist : 002B30A01B. Création : 199406.