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
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