Variation in hospital pathology investigations
Author: Vecellio E, Li L, Xiong J, Georgiou A, Eigenstetter A, Gibson-Roy C, Cobain T, Golding M, Wilson R, Lindeman R, Westbrook JI
Resource type: Reports and monographs
Examination of variation in hospital pathology investigations by Diagnosis-Related Groups and associations with outcomes and costs
This project produced a detailed analysis of the variation in pathology test utilisation using Diagnosis-Related Groups across six hospitals serviced by a single pathology service based in Sydney, NSW. The project examined test utilisation volumes and rates and incorporated measures of performance, effectiveness and patient care.
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