An economic perspective on hospitals : a paper to be presented at the King's Fund/Milbank Memorial Fund Meeting on The Future of the Acute Hospital 23-25 September 1990 Public Deposited

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  • London
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  • King's Fund Institute
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  • 1990
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  • 40
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  • The paper summarises recent literature giving an economic perspective on acute hospitals. The issues discussed include: the optimal size of a hospital; the role of the hospital in relation to other suppliers; cost containment and productivity; and the scope for cost reduction.
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  • Pagination: 40p.; This is a draft paper, and is not to be quoted.
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