Accession Number:

AD0766377

Title:

The Determinants of Emergency and Elective Admissions to Hospitals.

Descriptive Note:

Doctoral thesis,

Corporate Author:

CENTER FOR NAVAL ANALYSES ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

146.0

Abstract:

The reports investigates three topics associated with admissions to non-profit short-term hospitals. Chapter 1 examines properties of alternative models for predicting daily emergency admissions in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. Chapter 2 structures a cross-section time-series model of emergency admissions to individual hospitals. Chapter 3 formalizes and tests a descriptive model of hospital admissions decisions on urgent and elective patients.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE