Summary statistics on the design, staffing, and operating policies of coronary care units (CCU) at 91 West Coast hospitals. The data were collected as part of a CCU-effectiveness study for the California Committees on Regional Medical Programs. A six-page questionnaire was sent to each participating hospital in August 1970. The questionnaire data will be compared with the patient data collected using a system developed at RAND in 1968-70 for collecting and analyzing data on CCU patients. The objective is to better understand the interrelationships between CCU operating and staffing characteristics and unit effectiveness. 14 pp.
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