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Author Liebschutz, Sarah F.

Title Communities and health care : the Rochester, New York, experiment / Sarah F. Liebschutz
Published Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 255 pages) : illustrations
Series Rochester studies in medical history, 1526-2715
Rochester studies in medical history.
Contents Communities and health care -- Health : a community affair -- Rochester's community legacy -- The Rochester-area hospitals -- MAXICAP : precursor to HEP -- The Rochester Area Hospitals Corporation : decision-making forum -- The Hospital Experimental Payment Program : basic facts -- HEP in retrospect -- The post-HEP years : the changed environment -- Sprinting toward the mean -- The relevance of the Rochester experiment
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [189]-246) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Community health services -- New York (State) -- Rochester -- History.
Hospitals -- New York (State) -- Rochester -- Planning -- History.
Medical care -- New York (State) -- Rochester -- History.
Prospective Payment System -- history.
Health Planning Organizations -- history.
History, 20th Century.
Hospital Planning -- history.
Insurance, Hospitalization -- history.
Reimbursement Mechanisms -- history.
New York.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1580467792 (electronic bk.)
9781580467797 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover : alk. paper)
(hardcover : alk. paper)