Medicare: New Directions in Quality Assurance Proceedings by Molla S. Donaldson, Jo Harris-Wehling, Kathleen N. Lohr, Committee to Design a Strategy for Quality Review and Assurance in Medicare | | 9780309044295 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Medicare: New Directions in Quality Assurance Proceedings

Medicare: New Directions in Quality Assurance Proceedings

by Molla S. Donaldson, Jo Harris-Wehling, Kathleen N. Lohr, Committee to Design a Strategy for Quality Review and Assurance in Medicare
     
 

ISBN-10: 0309044294

ISBN-13: 9780309044295

Pub. Date: 01/01/1991

Publisher: National Academies Press

This book contains chapters and commentaries by members of the Institute of Medicine (IOM) committee and by outstanding practitioners, researchers, legislators, and policymakers about the IOM's proposals for new directions in quality assurance as specified in Medicare: A Strategy for Quality Assurance, Volumes 1 and 2.

Sections of this new book address

Overview

This book contains chapters and commentaries by members of the Institute of Medicine (IOM) committee and by outstanding practitioners, researchers, legislators, and policymakers about the IOM's proposals for new directions in quality assurance as specified in Medicare: A Strategy for Quality Assurance, Volumes 1 and 2.

Sections of this new book address ideas about how to move toward increasing professionalism, implementing orgranization and system-focused quality improvement, better decision making by patients and clinicians, patient outcomes orientation, and public accountability and program evaluation. Other sections explore research questions and capacity building in the field of quality assessment and improvement, the epidemiology and quality problems, and legal issues in quality assessment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780309044295
Publisher:
National Academies Press
Publication date:
01/01/1991
Pages:
218
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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