Reducing length of stay provides key to improvement in Veterans Administration Medical Center.

Abstract

Concerted resolve and coordinated planning on the part of both administrative and patient care staff at the medical center made it possible to treat more patients in fewer beds than ever before and to improve the core staffing ratio at the same time. Staffing was enhanced and new programs were developed using available resources. Reduction of the average… (More)

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@article{Hbler1980ReducingLO, title={Reducing length of stay provides key to improvement in Veterans Administration Medical Center.}, author={Lydia H{\"u}bler and Judith A Christian and L W Marcella}, journal={QRB. Quality review bulletin}, year={1980}, volume={6 2}, pages={20-4} }