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Transitional care the problem of alternate level of care in New York City by Dana Gelb Safran

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Published by The Fund in New York, NY .
Written in English



  • New York (State),
  • New York.,
  • United States,
  • United States.,
  • New York City


  • Hospital utilization -- New York (State) -- New York.,
  • Hospitals -- After care -- New York (State) -- New York.,
  • Long-term care of the sick -- New York (State) -- New York.,
  • Hospital patients -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Hospital care -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • Hospitals -- New York City -- statistics.,
  • Long Term Care -- New York City -- statistics.,
  • Patient Discharge -- New York City -- statistics.,
  • Quality of Health Care -- New York City -- statistics.

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Edition Notes

StatementUnited Hospital Fund of New York.
SeriesPaper series / United Hospital Fund ;, 13, Paper series (United Hospital Fund of New York) ;, 13.
ContributionsEastwood, Elizabeth A., United Hospital Fund of New York., Alternate Level of Care Demonstration Program.
LC ClassificationsRA982.N49 S34 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination46 p. :
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2199772M
ISBN 100934459606
LC Control Number89020599

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