Concept: Calculating Hospital Costs Using Cost Per Weighted Case (CPWC) / Cost of a Standard Hospital Stay (CSHS) Values

Concept Description

Last Updated: 2017-10-12

Introduction
Definition of CPWC / CSHS
Data Sources
General Method for Calculating the Cost Per Weighted Case (CPWC) / Cost of a Standard Hospital Stay (CSHS) Value
MCHP Research Using the CPWC Measure
1. Shanahan et al. (1994) and Lloyd et al. (1995)
2. Finlayson et al. (1999)
3. Finlayson et al. (2001)
4. Finlayson et al. (2001)
5. Finlayson et al. (2009)
6. Martens et al. (2015)
MCHP SAS Code Example Using the CPWC Measure
Cost Per Weighted Case (CPWC) / Cost of a Standard Hospital Stay (CSHS) – Canadian Institute of Health Information (CIHI) Methods

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