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  1. Reasons for increasing administrative costs in hospitals.

    Article - En anglais

    Objective

    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.

    Design

    Annual hospital operating budgets submitted to Blue Cross were examined for an 8-year period from 1983 to 1990.

    Participants

    Seventy hospitals in Western Pennsylvania.

    Measurements

    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.