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Correlating Strategic Variables to Hospital Risk of Failure

International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance

ISSN: 0952-6862

Article publication date: 1 March 1992

Abstract

An empirical study of 71 hospitals in the United States revealed that strategic factors are highly correlated with a hospital′s financial risk position. Finds strong statistical evidence that ownership status, location, and level of service affect the hospital′s financial risk position, as measured by the Financial Viability Ratio Index.

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Oswald, S.L., Harrison, A.W. and Woerner, W.L. (1992), "Correlating Strategic Variables to Hospital Risk of Failure ", International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance, Vol. 5 No. 3. https://doi.org/10.1108/09526869210014917

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