HT 1000 WEEK 2 VIDEO NOTES - HT 1000 WEEK 2 VIDEO The Evolution of Healthcare Classification of Hospital Types Beds o Number of beds equipped and

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HT 1000 WEEK 2 VIDEO The Evolution of Healthcare Classification of Hospital Types Beds o Number of beds equipped and staffed for patient care bed capacity. Total number of inpatients the hospital can care for Types of Services o Hospitals may specialize based on service (e.g. cardiac care of rehab services) Types of Patients o Hospitals specialize to service specific patients Profitability Status o For profit---excess money distributed to shareholders o Non-for-profit---excess money goes back into organization for future Ownership o Proprietary---privately owned by foundations, partnerships, investors o Government---supported by tax dollars Rise and Fall of Hospital Growth Number of hospitals over time 1873---very few 1909---just over 4000 1946---almost 6000 1980---5000
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2008---almost 6000 2011---almost 6000 Organization of Hospital People The Board Chief of Medical Staff Board of Directors President and CEO Medical Staff Chief of Anesthesiology Anesthesiologists Chief of Imaging
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