Quality Improvement in Primary Health Care: A Practical Guide

Quality Improvement in Primary Health Care: A Practical Guide

by A.F. Al-Assaf, M. Sheikh
     
 

ISBN-10: 9290212969

ISBN-13: 9789290212966

Pub. Date: 08/28/2004

Publisher: World Health Organization

Quality is a direct outcome of the primary health care principles of equity accessibility cost-effectiveness sustainability and partnership with the community. Therefore quality assurance and improvement in primary health care continues to top the agenda for most countries of the world including those in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region. This manual describes the

Overview

Quality is a direct outcome of the primary health care principles of equity accessibility cost-effectiveness sustainability and partnership with the community. Therefore quality assurance and improvement in primary health care continues to top the agenda for most countries of the world including those in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region. This manual describes the concept and applications of quality in primary health care settings in a simple and user-friendly format. In addition to explaining various quality management models and techniques the manual presents case studies that address the problems regularly faced by health care providers. The manual will assist in identifying and selecting opportunities for improvement and in acting on them to achieve better health outcomes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789290212966
Publisher:
World Health Organization
Publication date:
08/28/2004
Series:
WHO Regional Publications Eastern Mediterranean Series
Pages:
334
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.70(d)

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