Term: Effective Bed Supply

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2007-09-26

Definition:

The number of effective hospital beds per 1000 residents in a region, obtained by adding the proportion of Winnipeg beds used by non-Winnipeg residents to the respective regions, and for Winnipeg, reducing the proportion of beds used by non-Winnipeg residents.

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References 

  • Black C, Roos NP, Burchill CA. Utilization of Hospital Resources. Volume I: Key Findings. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy and Evaluation, 1993. [Full Report] (View)
  • Frohlich N, Markesteyn T, Roos NP, Carriere KC, Black C, De Coster C, Burchill CA, MacWilliam L. A Report on the Health Status, Socio-Economic Risk and Health Care Use of the Manitoba Population, 1992-93 and Overview of the 1990-91 to 1992-93 Findings. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy and Evaluation, 1994. [Summary] [Full Report] (View)