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Changes in hospital quality after conversion in ownership status

  • Farsi, Mehdi Istituto microeconomia e economia pubblica (MecoP), Facoltà di scienze economiche, Università della Svizzera italiana, Svizzera
    2003

22 p

English This paper examines the effects of hospital conversions between For-Profit and Not-For-Profit forms on quality of medical care. The sample includes Medicare patients treated in California’s private hospitals from 1990 to 1998 for Acute Myocardial Infarction and Congestive Heart Failure. The results suggest that converted hospitals have experienced quality changes before conversion, which may... Show more…
Language
  • English
Classification
Economics
License
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Identifiers
  • RERO DOC 5207
Persistent URL
https://susi.usi.ch/usi/documents/317903