FIGURE 5-5. The share of beds owned by independent hospitals and multihospital systems.

FIGURE 5-5The share of beds owned by independent hospitals and multihospital systems

NOTE: MSA = metropolitan statistical area.

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The Healthcare Imperative: Lowering Costs and Improving Outcomes: Workshop Series Summary.
Institute of Medicine (US) Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine; Yong PL, Saunders RS, Olsen LA, editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2010.
Copyright © 2010, National Academy of Sciences.

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