Managed Care Quality / Edition 1 by A. F. Al-Assaf, R. Robyn Assaf | | 9781574440737 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Managed Care Quality / Edition 1

Managed Care Quality / Edition 1

by A. F. Al-Assaf, R. Robyn Assaf
     
 

ISBN-10: 157444073X

ISBN-13: 9781574440737

Pub. Date: 10/23/1997

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Managed care organizations are paving the way to the future of health care delivery in the United States and countries around the world. As managed care systems evolve, a major concern is quality. Managed Care Quality: A Practical Guide is a collection of applications and experiences gathered from practicing health professionals in the field of managed care.

Overview

Managed care organizations are paving the way to the future of health care delivery in the United States and countries around the world. As managed care systems evolve, a major concern is quality. Managed Care Quality: A Practical Guide is a collection of applications and experiences gathered from practicing health professionals in the field of managed care. This first "how to" guide was written to help managed care organizations meet the common objective of ensuring the best quality of services and care. Managed Care Quality: A Practical Guide presents successive steps in implementing quality in health care organizations. It introduces the methods, skills, and practices involved in quality health care programs and offers solutions to problems typically encountered in managed care.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781574440737
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/23/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.81(d)

Table of Contents

Managed Care: An Introduction, R. Edwards
Historical Evolution of Managed Care Quality, A.F. Al-Assaf
The Concept of Health Care Quality, A.F. Al-Assaf
Perceptions of Quality in Managed Care: Defining and Improving Providers' Performance and Quality, P. Mosca
Implementing Quality in Managed Health Care, A.F. Al-Assaf
Quality Assurance Activities, D. Zaenger and A.F. Al-Assaf
Monitoring of Quality, D.W. Bratzler
Quality Improvement Activities, J. Reinke
Quality Improvement in Managed Care: Using Preventative Medicine Guidelines, D. Stewart
Institutionalization of Health Care Quality, A.F. Al-Assaf
Balancing Quality with Costs in a Managed Care Setting, J. Benneyan and V. Valdmanis
Managed Care Accreditations and Certifications, W.P. Gideon
Alternative Quality Management Strategies in Managed Care, A. Ghosh
Quality Excellence Awards, T. Brown and S. Hopkins

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