Accession Number : ADA222477


Title :   A Study to Determine the Reasons Retirees Use CHAMPUS Rather Than the Fort Carson Army Community Hospital


Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jul 1985-Jul 1986


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


Personal Author(s) : Wheeler, Michael D


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a222477.pdf


Report Date : Aug 1986


Pagination or Media Count : 50


Abstract : This study was done in an effort to recapture some of the patients that have turned to other sources for their healthcare, and better serve the needs of all beneficiaries, the Fort Carson Community Hospital staff wanted to know the reasons beneficiaries chose to use civilian sources for medical care. Keywords: Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Uniformed Services (CHAMPUS), Primary Care Clinics (PRIMUS), Improved Medical Programs and Readiness Immediately (IMPRINT).


Descriptors :   *SELECTION , *RETIREMENT(PERSONNEL) , *MEDICAL SERVICES , ARMY FACILITIES , MEDICINE , HOSPITALS , HEALTH , COMMUNITIES , SOURCES , CLINICAL MEDICINE


Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Medicine and Medical Research
      Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE