TITLE

VHA Health Foundation Poll: Hospital Community Benefits Increasing

PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Jun2004, Vol. 58 Issue 6, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on discussions on indigent care at the National Community Benefit Conference in Miami, Florida in 2004. Percent of hospitals that will increase their hospital community benefits; Percent of hospitals concerned about limited financial resources.
ACCESSION #
13308523

 

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