Patient "Dumping" Post-COBRA
Kellermann, Arthur L. and Hackman, Bela B.
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 80(7): 864-867, July 1990
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Kellermann, Arthur L.; Hackman, Bela B. (1990-07)To gauge the impact of the new federal patient transfer provisions following the federal Combined Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (COBRA), we monitored all emergency interhospital transfers to a public hospital ...
Emergency Department Patient 'Dumping': An Analysis of Interhospital Transfers to the Regional Medical Center at Memphis, Tennessee Kellermann, Arthur L.; Hackman, Bela B. (1988-10)To study the extent and nature of transfers of emergency department (ED) patients because of inability to pay, we audited all telephone requests and actual patient transfers from private hospital EDs and their affiliated ...