Accession Number : ADA313798

Title :   Creation of a Revenue Supported Surgical System for Martin Army Community Hospital.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jul 94-Jul 95,

Corporate Author : ACADEMY OF HEALTH SCIENCES (ARMY) FORT SAM HOUSTON TX HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATI ON

Personal Author(s) : Bailey, Thomas M.

PDF Url : ADA313798

Report Date : APR 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 83

Abstract : The purpose of this study is to ascertain whether it is cost beneficial for MACH to sell excess elective surgical services to Noble Army Community Hospital, Fort McClellen, Alabama, and Lyster Army Community Hospital, Fort Rucker, Alabama. An analytical and quantitative methodology was used to evaluate the cost effectiveness of the proposal. The results indicated that all of the surgical procedures analyzed were cost beneficial to sell to NACH and LACH.

Descriptors :   *COST EFFECTIVENESS, *CLINICAL MEDICINE, *HOSPITALS, *HEALTH CARE FACILITIES, *MILITARY SURGEONS, *SURGERY, METHODOLOGY, ARMY FACILITIES, COSTS, ALABAMA.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Medicine and Medical Research
      Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE