A Study to Develop Policies and Procedures for Implementing a Same-Day Surgery Clinic at the New US Army Hospital at Fort Carson, Colorado
Master's thesis, Jul 1983-Jul 1984
ACADEMY OF HEALTH SCIENCES (ARMY) FORT SAM HOUSTON TX HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATION
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This study developed a set of policies and procedures to implement a same-day surgery clinic and developed a plan for marketing the clinic to the hospital staff. This study examined the financial impact of initiating a same day surgery clinic. The same-day surgery clinic offered many advantages. Medical Care Composite Unit credit began being received for procedures that were already being conducted. The benefit came from a change of some procedures from outpatient to inpatient status.
- Administration and Management
- Economics and Cost Analysis
- Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies