Acute medical beds how are they used in British Columbia? : a study conducted for the Advisory Committee on Clinical Resource Management.

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Published by British Columbia, Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors in [Victoria] .

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  • Hospital utilization -- British Columbia.

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ContributionsBritish Columbia. Advisory Committee on Clinical Resource Management., British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors.
LC ClassificationsRA983.A4 B663 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination56 p. :
Number of Pages56
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Open LibraryOL433276M
LC Control Number98141535

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