Teaching hospital costs: implications for academic missions in a competitive market.

@article{Mechanic1998TeachingHC,
  title={Teaching hospital costs: implications for academic missions in a competitive market.},
  author={Robert E. Mechanic and Katie Coleman and Allen Dobson},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1998},
  volume={280 11},
  pages={1015-9}
}
CONTEXT As the managed care environment demands lower prices and a greater focus on primary care, the high cost of teaching hospitals may adversely affect their ability to carry out academic missions. OBJECTIVE To develop a national estimate of total inpatient hospital costs related to graduate medical education (GME). DESIGN Using Medicare cost report… CONTINUE READING