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Managing for quality in home health care

Donna M. Wagner

Managing for quality in home health care

effective business strategies

by Donna M. Wagner

  • 210 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Aspen Publishers in Rockville, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Home care services -- Quality control.,
  • Home care services -- Administration.,
  • Quality assurance.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDonna M. Wagner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA645.3 .W34 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 304 p. ;
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2040236M
    ISBN 100871897806
    LC Control Number88016785
    OCLC/WorldCa18072809

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