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  • OECD
  • This series is designed to make available to a wider readership health studies prepared for use within the OECD. (oecd-ilibrary.org)
  • In interviews by the OECD Secretariat with member countries in April and May 2005, country experts and delegates to the Group on Health reiterated the need for a framework for the OECD's health care quality work. (oecd-ilibrary.org)
  • Countries stated that the framework should be: a) based on country experience and b) could be used to guide both current and future work by the OECD in health care quality measurement and monitoring. (oecd-ilibrary.org)
  • This report summarises information Australia provided to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's Health at a glance 2015 report, and compares data supplied by Australia in 2015 with data it supplied for previous years and with data reported by other OECD countries. (aihw.gov.au)
  • The OECD HCQIs provide a common set of data about the quality of health care delivered across participating OECD member countries. (aihw.gov.au)
  • This report summarises information provided by Australia to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD's) Health at a glance 2015 report for a common set of indicators about the quality of health care delivered across OECD member countries. (aihw.gov.au)
  • The graphic on the next page represents Australia's performance compared with the OECD average for each indicator. (aihw.gov.au)
  • Australia performed about the same as the OECD average for indicators in the middle of the graphic. (aihw.gov.au)
  • measurement
  • Moves towards establishing a standardised and generic system of quality measurement in mental health care in England began in the 1990s when the Clinical Standards Advisory Group focused on both the management of schizophrenia 2 and depression 3 and, with the latter, moved towards examining the quality of provision in primary as well as secondary care. (bmj.com)
  • Two reviewers will independently evaluate the methodological rigour of the testing of the instruments using the Consensus-based Standards for the Selection of Health Measurement Instruments (COSMIN) checklist. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Yet, the majority of measurement plans only include aspects of quality defined from the perspectives of clinicians and managers. (biomedcentral.com)
  • maternity care
  • The objective of this study was to compare the quality of maternity care in 2 types of government-run hospital in the town of Khorram Abad, Islamic Republic of Iran in 2009: a university-linked teaching and asocial security organization non-teaching hospital. (who.int)
  • performance
  • It is unknown how this insufficiency affects the quality of care, and valid performance measures to explore it are lacking. (springer.com)
  • As a new measure of healthcare quality, readmission rates are increasingly used to determine the quality of care, benchmark hospital performance and determine funding rates or even issue penalties. (springer.com)
  • Measures used in the registers were presented for discussion to a consensus group of representatives from the quality registers identified, as well as other stroke experts, and the final set of common performance measures was agreed through majority consensus. (diva-portal.org)
  • Research
  • The Council initiated a regional capacity-building program that led to the formation of the African Population and Health Research Center in 1995, now a leading independent research institution. (popcouncil.org)
  • behavior
  • KNHANES IV (2008-2009)[ 8 ] is a nationwide survey representing the general Korean population, and includes comprehensive information on the health status, health behavior, and socio-demographics of 21,517 individuals in 576 national districts. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Separately from evaluations of rigor and quality, authors evaluated behavior change between baseline and SBI conditions. (bioportfolio.com)
  • results
  • A patient hospitalized with Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia and advanced AIDS is given another patient's malignant biopsy results, leading his primary physician to mistakenly recommend hospice care. (ahrq.gov)
  • patient
  • Key characteristics of DAHS include whole-of-service involvement in internal CQI processes, use of electronic patient information and recall systems, and regional support and standardisation of care. (mja.com.au)
  • Yet, patient experience is often marginalised in favour of aspects of care that are easier to quantify (for example, waiting time). (biomedcentral.com)
  • This systematic review of the utility of instruments to measure patient experience of hospital quality care will aid clinicians, managers and policy makers to select an instrument fit for purpose. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The aim of Clinical Governance (CG) is to the pursuit of quality in health care through the integration of all the activities impacting on the patient into a single strategy. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Data
  • International comparisons of this kind are complex due to the diverse nature of health-care systems, and differences in data sources and quality across countries, but such comparisons nevertheless provide a tool to inform priorities and policies for health services and to monitor progress in achieving health objectives. (aihw.gov.au)
  • The OECD's Health at a glance 2015 report provides information about the quality of the data provided by countries and note that, in particular, postoperative deep vein thrombosis, postoperative pulmonary embolism, and the obstetric trauma indicators may be affected by data quality limitations, and should be interpreted with caution. (aihw.gov.au)
  • A barrier to using quality indicators is lack of access to routinely collected clinical data. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Our study underscores that, with adequate resources and technical expertise, collecting data for quality indicators at scale in low- and middle-income countries is possible. (healthdata.org)
  • Analysis of healthcare quality indicator using data mining and decision support system. (springer.com)
  • A data mining technique combining fuzzy sets theory and Bayesian classifier - An application of auditing the health insurance fee. (springer.com)
  • Analysis of healthcare coverage: A data mining approach. (springer.com)
  • The software application allows for collation of data, calculation of scores and development of benchmarks to allow comparisons between healthcare organizations. (biomedcentral.com)
  • systems
  • Sustainable financing mechanisms for strengthening mental health systems in Nigeria. (nih.gov)