The "1990-91 Length of Stay by DRG and Payment Source," series, based on data from the Commission on Professional and Hospital Activities (CPHA) database, shows that for uninsured patients, the average hospital stay for all DRGs was 4.
The data also shows a difference in average length of stay by region.
Length of Stay by DRG and Payment Source" is available from Healthcare Knowledge Resources.
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Thus, credit executives must be extremely careful not to violate the automatic stay by effecting contra accounts where credit balances or credits for allowances or reserves may exist.
This is a situation that causes many accidental violations of the automatic stay by business credit grantors as they proceed against guaranties that have joint obligors.