Is Patient Satisfaction Associated with Objective Measures of Geriatric Hip Fracture Care?

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Summary of "Is Patient Satisfaction Associated with Objective Measures of Geriatric Hip Fracture Care?"

Patient satisfaction is publicly reported and used as a subjective measure of quality of care in alternative payment reimbursement models. In this study, we evaluated the association between patient satisfaction scores and objective measures of geriatric hip fracture care. Therefore, according to patient satisfaction score, we investigated the differences for geriatric hip fracture admissions in regard to 1. surgical delay during the index admission and 2. mortality within 1 year.


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Name: Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
ISSN: 2328-5273
Pages: 252-258


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Personal satisfaction relative to the work situation.

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