Hospital employment of physicians does not improve quality

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Robbins RA;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Arizona Thoracic Society
  • Journal: Southwest Journal of Pulmonary and Critical Care (issn: 2160-6773)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.13175/swjpcc099-16
  • Subject: quality | healthcare | cost | hospital employed physicians | Medicare | Annals of Internal Medicine | Agency of Healthcare Research and Quality | burnout | physician | mortality | General works | R5-130.5 | Medical emergencies. Critical care. Intensive care. First aid | RC86-88.9

No abstract available. Article truncated at 150 words. The Annals of Internal Medicine posted a manuscript online today reporting that the growing trend of physician employment by hospitals does not improve quality (1). In 2003, approximately 29% of hospitals employed m... View more
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