Table 1

Hospital characteristics
Hospital site A B C D
Population 500,000 450,000 350,000 200,000
Staff 6,000 5,200 6,000 3,900
Beds 940 750 850 550
Teaching Hospital Yes Yes Yes No
Foundation status No No Yes Yes
Exemplar Status prior to NICE guidance Yes No No Yes

Bateman et al.

Bateman et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:203   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-203

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