Affordability, Effectiveness, and Wellness, Part 3
How Much Does Hospital Utilization Vary Anyway?
If higher hospital utilization rates are associated with less affordable health care, one might wonder how much hospital utilization varies from one region to another. Table 3 shows some interesting statistics about this.
The construction industry's reputation has been tarnished by poor quality performance. Construction defects decrease the satisfaction of property owners and erode the confidence of the financiers, buyers, and end users of construction projects.
Total construction costs are increased by lost productivity, and higher rework and insurance costs. Defective construction undermines the reputations of affected contractors and threatens their profitability.
Until recently, Construction Financial Managers outside the homebuilding sector may not have heard of or thought much about construction defects. However, these defects are now an industry-wide issue.
Likewise, while formerly concentrated in the western states, construction defects are now a national…
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