An Analysis of the Impact of Medicare: a Case Study of Flow Memorial Hospital, Denton, Texas

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"The purpose of this study is to examine the impact of the medicare law on a particular hospital: Flow Memorial Hospital, Denton, Texas. The scope of this study is limited to an analysis of changes in hospital car at Flow Memorial Hospital resulting from medicare. These changes are examined on the basis of 1. number of patients and days of care; 2. hospital services by department; 3. the means of payment; and 4. social characteristics of the aged patient group. A detailed examination of aged patient care was made for the fiscal years 1966 and 1967. The 1966 year was ... continued below

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Savage, Vernon Howard August 1968.

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"The purpose of this study is to examine the impact of the medicare law on a particular hospital: Flow Memorial Hospital, Denton, Texas. The scope of this study is limited to an analysis of changes in hospital car at Flow Memorial Hospital resulting from medicare. These changes are examined on the basis of 1. number of patients and days of care; 2. hospital services by department; 3. the means of payment; and 4. social characteristics of the aged patient group. A detailed examination of aged patient care was made for the fiscal years 1966 and 1967. The 1966 year was the year immediately preceding medicare. The 1967 year was the first year of medicare. Longer time periods were used where the data were available and pertinent."-- leaf 1.

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Savage, Vernon Howard. An Analysis of the Impact of Medicare: a Case Study of Flow Memorial Hospital, Denton, Texas, thesis, August 1968; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc663075/: accessed October 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .