Accession Number:

AD0787367

Title:

Comparative Analysis of Capital Equipment Budgeting Systems in Health Care Institutions.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

126.0

Abstract:

The thesis presents a study of capital equipment investment budgeting procedures in the health care industry. It discusses capital equipment investment philosophy in general, and addresses a few of the comtemporary problems and corresponding solutions contained in current health-care literature. The thesis also describes the specific capital equipment budgeting systems of three segments of the health-care industry Navy hospitals, Veterans Administration hospitals, and non-federal hospitals. Three case studies in capital equipment budgeting - Naval Regional Medical Center, Oakland Veterans Administration Hospital, Martinez and Fairmont General Hospital, Alameda County - are presented to illustrate each of the three segments addressed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE