Does Patient-Centered Care Pay Off?
Abstract:In a study of 52 medical, surgical, and obstetric units at 20 hospitals in southeastern Michigan, the authors report on whether hospital units that are more patient centered actually deliver higher-quality care at lower costs.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: July 1, 2000
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