William B. Weeks, MD, PhD, MBA; Alan N. West, PhD
Note: Drs. Weeks and West were previously employed by the Veterans Health Administration. Some data used in this analysis were obtained from the The Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care, which is funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Dartmouth Clinical and Translational Science Institute under award UL1TR001086 from the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences of the National Institutes of Health.
Disclosures: Disclosures can be viewed at www.acponline.org/authors/icmje/ConflictOfInterestForms.do?msNum=M18-1540.
Reproducible Research Statement:Study protocol: See the Supplement. Statistical code: SPSS files (IBM) are available from Dr. Weeks (e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org). Data set: See Table 1.
Weeks WB, West AN. Veterans Health Administration Hospitals Outperform Non–Veterans Health Administration Hospitals in Most Health Care Markets. Ann Intern Med. 2019;170:426–428. [Epub ahead of print 11 December 2018]. doi: 10.7326/M18-1540
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