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Cardiology Management

Outcomes and costs of coronary procedures: VA vs. non-VA hospitals

2018 09 Jan

The Veterans Affairs (VA) Community Care (CC) Programme supplements VA care with community-based medical services. A new study comparing the access, cost, and quality of elective coronary revascularisation procedures between VA and CC hospitals reports these key findings: VA hospitals had lower mortality and lower costs than CC hospitals for percutaneous... Read more