Accession Number : ADB167229

Title :   Outpatient Nonavailability Statement Procedures Health Services Command Catchment Areas.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Apr-Jun 92,

Corporate Author : ARMY HEALTH CARE STUDIES AND CLINICAL INVESTIGATION ACTIVITY FORT SAM HOUSTON TX

Personal Author(s) : Optenberg, Scott A. ; Moon, Kathleen A.

Report Date : 27 JUL 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 149

Abstract : This report presents, for each of fourteen, categories of Outpatient Nonavailability Statement (ONAS) procedures, grouped by inpatient and ambulatory professional services and performed within all Army billable medical treatment facility catchment areas during the third quarter of Fiscal Year (FY) 1992, the totals of government payments (TGP), amounts allowed (AAS) and billed (ABS), number of services, corresponding number of patient episodes, percentages of TGP to AAS and to ABS, and averages of all dollar amounts, by service and by episode. Appendix A summarizes by ONAS procedure category TGP, AAS, ABS and the percents of TGP to AAS and to ABS. Appendix B shows the number of services and episodes, and the averages of TGP, AAS and ABS per service and per episode. Both sets of appendix tables are computed by medical treatment facility catchment area and as Summary tables totaling all catchment areas. Ft Drum and Brooke AMC data are included. CHAMPUS; Medical Treatment Costs; Outpatient Nonavailability Statement; ONAS; Gateway To Care.

Descriptors :   *COSTS, *MEDICAL SERVICES, *OUTPATIENT CLINICS, ARMY, FACILITIES, PATIENTS, HEALTH CARE FACILITIES, DISEASES, ILLNESS.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
      Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE