Accession Number : ADA255803


Title :   An Overview of Factors Influencing AWU Weights and Ambulatory Workload Measurement.


Descriptive Note : Draft rept.,


Corporate Author : VECTOR RESEARCH INC ANN ARBOR MI


Personal Author(s) : Baker, Stuart W


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a255803.pdf


Report Date : 20 May 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 19


Abstract : This document briefly summarizes various issues concerning the Ambulatory Work Unit (AWU) and AWU weights. The issues considered include: The precision and proper applications of AWU weights; the relationship of the AWU and the analogous Inpatient Work Unit (IWU); and the underlying incentives presented by these workload measurements. AWU Weights; Ambulatory Workload Measurement; IWU.


Descriptors :   *PATIENTS , *WORKLOAD , MEASUREMENT , HEALTH CARE FACILITIES , COSTS , WEIGHT


Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE