Analysis of cost containment strategies involving medical technology

As of October 1, 1994, Alan Cohen, the Project Director, will join the faculty of the Boston University School of Management. This transfer grant will enable Dr. Cohen to complete the work initiated under the grant to Brandeis University. Under the transfer grant, four major tasks will be undertaken: (1) a cross-cutting analysis of the eight case studies performed under the study; (2) development of models of how technologies are adopted and used by hospitals, physicians, and HMOs; (3) conduct interviews with individuals in key policy making agencies and other technology-relevant organizations; and (4) preparation of reports and manuscripts on study findings.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $67,809.00

Awarded on: 9/28/1994

Time frame: 10/1/1994 - 6/30/1996

Grant Number: 26077


Boston University School of Management

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Boston, 02215-1704

Alan B. Cohen
Project Director