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ICU Management

Better, Cheaper Care at Long-Term Acute Care Hospitals

2015 16 Jul

Critically ill patients with complex diagnoses generally receive better and less expensive care at long-term acute care hospitals (LTCHs), according to a new study reported in the journal Medical Care. Results showed lower death rates and similar or lower Medicare costs at LTCHs, compared with other care settings, for patients with multiple organ failure... Read more