Hospital utilization reviews under field conditions: potential and improvements.

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Serval ID
serval:BIB_DF8846B57B88
Type
Article: article from journal or magazin.
Collection
Publications
Institution
Title
Hospital utilization reviews under field conditions: potential and improvements.
Journal
International Journal of Technology Assessment In Health Care
Author(s)
Santos-Eggimann B.
ISSN
0266-4623 (Print)
ISSN-L
0266-4623
Publication state
Published
Issued date
1993
Volume
9
Number
4
Pages
514-521
Language
english
Notes
Publication types: Journal ArticlePublication Status: ppublish
Abstract
Hospital reviews based on an adaptation of Gertman and Restuccia's Appropriateness Evaluation Protocol were performed by acute care hospitals and the canton of Vaud (Switzerland) public health department in three settings during a six-month period in 1990-91. Interrater agreement between hospital and public health department reviewers was measured on 1,847 days of consecutively admitted patients during the last weeks of the reviews.
Keywords
Adult, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Female, Hospitals/utilization, Humans, Length of Stay, Male, Patient Admission/statistics & numerical data, Prospective Studies, Regional Health Planning, Switzerland, Utilization Review
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