Accession Number : ADA292051

Title :   Tri-Service Champus Statistical Database Project (TCSDP). Department of Defense CHAMPUS Ambulatory Care for Patients Less Than 18 Years: Fiscal Year 1994.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Oct 93-Sep 94,

Corporate Author : CENTER FOR HEALTHCARE EDUCATION AND STUDIES FORT SAM HOUSTON TX

Personal Author(s) : Optenberg, Scott A. ; Stein, Catherine R.

PDF Url : ADA292051

Report Date : 13 FEB 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 126

Abstract : This report presents a Fiscal Year 1994 cost and workload summary of Department of Defense CHAMPUS ambulatory care for patients less than 18 years of age. The report was prepared at the request of the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs. Data were summarized on the basis of program (Program for the Handicapped, other ambulatory care) and diagnosis code. The summaries are presented in Appendices A (handicapped) and B (other ambulatory). Each table includes the following information: diagnosis code and name, numbers of professional visits and services, and total amounts billed, paid by the government, paid by the patient, and paid by other sources.

Descriptors :   *COSTS, *MEDICAL SERVICES, *WORKLOAD, DATA BASES, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, HEALTH, STATISTICS, CODING, MILITARY MEDICINE, DIAGNOSIS(GENERAL), PATIENTS, HOSPITALS.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE