Diagnosis Related Groups in Europe: Uses and Perspectives by Merce CasasDiagnosis Related Groups in Europe: Uses and Perspectives by Merce Casas

Diagnosis Related Groups in Europe: Uses and Perspectives

EditorMerce Casas, Miriam M. WileyForeword byR.B. Fetter

Paperback | November 19, 1993

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The use of measures of hospital "production" is an importantadvance in the domain of hospital management. The rapidevolution and improvement of case mix measuring systems, andtheir swift introduction in Europe, demand constant effortsto keep them up-to-date.This book presents a view of the development and applicationof case mix measurement systems in Europe and is the resultof collaboration of eight teams of experts under the aegisof a project of the European Community. It offers a pictureof thecurrent situation of hospital management informationin Europe and of the incorporation of case mix measurementsystems, bringing together several cases of adaptation andthe use of these instruments in the management anddistribution of resources in hospitals in recent years andin various contries. It is complemented by two studies whichhave attempted to create continent-wide data bases amongcomparable hospitals.The book will be of interest not only to managers and healthadministrators, but alsoto researchers in the area ofhealth services, as it offers a comprehensive,up-to-datereview of the field.
Title:Diagnosis Related Groups in Europe: Uses and PerspectivesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:225 pagesPublished:November 19, 1993Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:354057168X

ISBN - 13:9783540571681

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