The case for hospital diversification into long-term care.

Academic Article


  • Since the market for long-term care (LTC) services is expected to grow rapidly in the years ahead, the case for hospital diversification into LTC is a strong one. This article discusses the major LTC diversification options, the cost of entry, potential profitability, potential problems, and recommendations for implementing them.
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  • Alabama, Costs and Cost Analysis, Hospital Administration, Hospital Restructuring, Humans, Income, Long-Term Care, Models, Theoretical, Planning Techniques, Reimbursement Mechanisms
  • Author List

  • Giardina CW; Fottler MD; Shewchuk RM; Hill DB
  • Start Page

  • 71
  • End Page

  • 82
  • Volume

  • 15
  • Issue

  • 1