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*  Healthcare Reform from the Inside: UCLA Neurosurgical Clinical Quality Program
UCLA Neurosurgical Clinical Quality Program: Healthcare Reform from the Inside A Neurosurgical Quality... ... While health care reform is underway in Washington, it is critical for each hospital, department, and health care provider to ... The U.S. spends more money on health care than any other industrialized nation, while performing poorly on quality indicators. ... Furthermore, the Program is quite comprehensive in scope, focusing on improving health care with projects in quality, safety, ...
http://neurosurgery.ucla.edu/healthcare-reform-from-the-inside
*  Foundation for Health Care Quality
The Foundation for Health Care Quality is the sponsor for, and the home of, a number of programs which deal with variability, ... The Foundation for Health Care Quality is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing a trusted, independent, third party ... 2016 by Foundation for Health Care Quality. Privacy Statement , (206) 682-2811 ... In addition, we have been a long time participant in the health care technology arena, and sponsor a major statewide patient ...
http://www.qualityhealth.org
*  Quality and Patient Safety | Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality
... measuring health care quality, consumer assessment of health plans, evaluation software, report tools, and case studies ... International Society for Quality in Health Care. Guidance for excellence in health care delivery ... Tips for preventing medical errors and promoting patient safety, measuring health care quality, consumer assessment of health ... As part of its goal to support a culture of patient safety and quality improvement in the Nation's health care system, the ...
https://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/index.html
*  Health care quality - Wikipedia
"The Urgent Need to Improve Health Care Quality: Institute of Medicine National Roundtable on Health Care Quality". JAMA: The ... Health care quality is a level of value provided by any health care resource, as determined by some measurement. As with ... Health care quality is the degree to which health care services for individuals and populations increase the likelihood of ... The Donabedian model is a common framework for assessing health care quality and identifies three domains in which health care ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Health_care_quality
*  Pennsylvania Health Care Quality Alliance - Wikipedia
The mission of the Pennsylvania Health Care Quality Alliance (PHCQA) is to improve the quality of patient health by encouraging ... The Pennsylvania Health Care Quality Alliance (PHCQA) is a nonprofit group of healthcare organizations, including the Hospital ... Users can find data on up to 39 different health care quality and experience measures, as reported by general acute care ... On January 1, 2015, PHCQA merged with the Health Care Improvement Foundation (www.hcifonline.org), a regional quality ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pennsylvania_Health_Care_Quality_Alliance
*  Health Care Quality
High quality care maximizes the likelihood of positive health outcomes. At the most basic level, this requires health systems ... cultural and linguistic competence as a quality measure would strengthen quality improvement programs and equip health care ... Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders face cultural and language barriers when accessing health care. ... such as access to community-based care and culturally and linguistically appropriate services and health workers. ...
https://www.apiahf.org/focus/health-care-quality/
*  Healthcare Quality Improvement Act - Wikipedia
"The Health Care Quality Improvement Act of 1986 and the National Practitioner Data Bank: the controversy over practitioner ... The Healthcare Quality Improvement Act of 1986 (HCQIA) was introduced by Congressman Ron Wyden from Oregon. (Title 42 of the ... In California, this move was echoed as insurance agencies and health plans were enabled to perform "peer review." ... Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Healthcare_Quality_Improvement_Act&oldid=732320955" ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Healthcare_Quality_Improvement_Act
*  Fighting for Quality, Affordable Health Care
Working to provide health insurance for all children by: "I remain dedicated to fighting for easy access to affordable health ... Fighting to ensure accessible, affordable health care by supporting: * The "Doctors Across New York" program, which will ... Expanding universal health care to all New Yorkers (A.7354 and A.8163) ... A proposed statewide transition from paper to electronic health records to promote quicker, safer exchange of medical ...
http://assembly.state.ny.us/member_files/125/20080215/
*  Measuring Health Care Quality : 9781902672069
Measuring Health Care Quality, 9781902672069, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. ... Methods for the Economic Evaluation of Health Care Programmes Michael F. Drummond ...
https://www.bookdepository.com/Measuring-Health-Care-Quality/9781902672069
*  The Next X PRIZE: Affordable, Quality Health Care
But the organization's newest challenge may be its biggest: affordable, high quality health care for everyone. ... WellPoint and its affiliated health plans will collaborate with employers and health-care providers to set up test communities ... "Health value" is defined as the combination of total cost and a community health index that measures factors like improved ... The $10 million Healthcare X PRIZE, organized in collaboration with the WellPoint Foundation and health benefits company ...
https://www.fastcompany.com/1270096/next-x-prize-affordable-quality-health-care
*  petition: Demand Quality, Affordable Health Care for All
... one built on quality, affordability, and choice for everyone. (21477 signatures on petition) ... We need a bold vision for health care reform -- ... Demand Quality, Affordable Health Care for All. *by: Health ... and it fails to provide a guarantee of quality health care when you need it.. Health Care for America Now offers a bold vision ... Health care premiums have risen 86% between 2000 and 2006, putting a strain on working families. In fact, health care costs are ...
https://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/958/393/391/?z00m=16087766
*  Veterans May Pursue High-Quality Health Care
Plaintiffs filed suit in 2005, claiming federal law mandates the home to provide high-quality health care. They specifically ... group of elderly veterans to pursue their claims demanding the Armed Forces Retirement Home to provide high-quality health care ... The lower court dismissed their claim as moot since Congress amended the law in 2006 to require uniform health-care standards. ... to provide primary health care to residents of the home seven days a week, 24 hours a day," and to make it easier for patients ...
https://www.courthousenews.com/veterans-may-pursue-high-quality-health-care/
*  The State of Health Care Quality 2009 - RWJF
... produces The State of Health Care Quality report annually to provide observations of performance trends over time, track ... variations in care and provide recommendations for future quality improvement. ... The National Committee for Quality Alliance (NCQA) produces The State of Health Care Quality report annually to provide ... track variations in patterns of care and provide recommendations for future quality improvement. The clinical quality, customer ...
https://www.rwjf.org/en/library/research/2009/01/the-state-of-health-care-quality-2009.html
*  Department of Health | Health Care Quality Assessment
Resources related to nurse-to-patient staffing for New Jersey health care professionals. ... Public Health. New Jersey's local and county health departments are community-based public health service and a first point of ... Find a Health Care Facility. *Hospitals, Ambulatory Surgical Centers or Acute Care Facilities ... Health IT, Facts & Findings. Health IT and. Electronic Medical Records. *Health Information Technology ...
http://www.nj.gov/health/healthcarequality/health-care-professionals/nurse-to-patient-staffing/index.shtml
*  Improving Value in Health Care - Measuring Quality - en - OECD
However, measuring the quality of health care is challenging. The OECD's Health Care Quality Indicator project has overcome ... Many health policies depend on our ability to measure the quality of care accurately. Governments want to increase 'patient- ... If policy makers are serious about improving the body of evidence on the quality of care, they need to improve their health ... The need for answers to these kinds of questions and the value of measuring the quality of health care are among the issues ...
http://www.oecd.org/health/health-systems/improving-value-in-health-care-9789264094819-en.htm
*  The elusive quality of health care
... Svartbo, Boo Umeå University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Community Medicine and ... Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology Identifiers. URN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-96909ISBN: 91-7191-901-5 ( ... Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology Search outside of DiVA. GoogleGoogle Scholar. ...
http://www.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:769188
*  Journal for Healthcare Quality
Improving Quality of Care in Federally Qualified Health Centers Through Ambulatory Care Accreditation. Nair, Suma; Chen, Jie ... Highlighting a Common Quality of Care Delivery Problem: Overuse of Low-value Healthcare Services ... Call for Papers: "Quality and Safety in Veteran Populations". JHQ is seeking manuscripts that focus on improving quality and ... 2018 marks the Journal for Healthcare Quality's 40th anniversary. Thank you to all who have contributed to the JHQ's success ...
https://journals.lww.com/jhqonline/pages/default.aspx
*  State of Health Care Quality
This report documents performance trends over time, tracks variation in care and recommends quality improvements. ... faces and to support the spread of evidence-based care. ... Health Care Quality Report every year to focus on major quality ... NCQA produces the State of Health Care Quality Report every year to focus on major quality issues the U.S. faces and to support ... The State of Health Care Quality Report. Get the Report. *View the measures online ...
http://www.ncqa.org/tabid/836/
*  Quality Home Health Care Jobs | Indeed.com
... posted by candidates and employees of Quality Home Health Care. Indeed.com one search. all jobs. ... Find Quality Home Health Care salaries, interviews, reviews... ... Quality Home Health Care Jobs Forum. Get new comments by email ... How to get a job at Quality Home Health Care. Do you work at Quality Home Health Care? How did you find the job? How did you ... Quality Home Health Care News and Happenings. What do you think - will Quality Home Health Care grow fast? Are they expanding ...
http://www.indeed.com/forum/cmp/Quality-Home-Health-Care.html
*  About QcHcQ | Queen's Collaboration for Health Care Quality
Queen's Collaboration for Health Care Quality: A JBI Centre of Excellence (QcHcQ). Established in 2004 (and known at the time ... What began as a demonstration project supported through a grant from the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care became a ... meaningful and effective healthcare practices to assist in the improvement of healthcare outcomes globally. ... partners over the preceding years provides a solid basis for a pan-Canadian partnership in the area of patient care quality. ...
http://www.queensu.ca/qjbc/about-qchcq/
*  Colombia still faces challenges to improve health care quality - OECD
To maintain its ambition of universal, high-quality health care, Colombia should now focus on improving efficiency and ... Colombia has significantly improved its health system over the past 20 years, leading to a rise in life expectancy and a fall ... Colombia still faces challenges to improve health care quality. 10/12/2015 - Colombia has significantly improved its health ... A more extensive set of health care quality standards and guidelines for primary care services should be developed. Also, a ...
http://www.oecd.org/newsroom/colombia-still-faces-challenges-to-improve-health-care-quality.htm
*  How Are Local Efforts Improving Health Care Quality? - RWJF
... but there's a growing recognition that action must be taken where health care is delivered - at the local level. ... Health care access may be a national problem, ... American health care faces a quality crisis. There is a ... These initiatives usually are led by local health care experts and groups seeking to enhance quality, increase use of health ... dangerous divide between the high quality of care our health care system is capable of delivering and the uneven quality that ...
https://www.rwjf.org/en/library/research/2011/08/how-are-local-efforts-improving-health-care-quality-.html
*  Employer Health Care Cost & Quality Congress
Quality Congress brings together HR, Benefits, and Wellness professionals, TPAs, and Brokers to discuss strategies to ... effectively enhance employee health and benefits, curb costs, and improve outcomes. ... Employer Health Care Cost & Quality Congress. April 29 - May 2, 2018 , Washington, DC SHIFT TO HIGH-PERFORMANCE CARE • LEVERAGE ...
http://www.worldcongress.com/events/HR18020/contact.cfm
*  JBI Newsletter December | Queen's Collaboration for Health Care Quality
The Joanna Briggs Institute publishes a monthly newsletter for collaborating centres, affiliates, certified reviewers and alumni. JBI Matters shares information on the activities of its broad international network of centres, features current systematic review topics, highlights JBI review tools and techniques, and engages stakeholders in discussions of evidence synthesis and knowledge translation. QcHcQ is pleased to link our visitors to the latest issues of JBI Matters.. ...
http://www.queensu.ca/qjbc/resources/jbi-newsletter-december
*  Healthcare Quality | School of Graduate Studies
... the importance of delivering patient-centered care and continues to shape the way in which I view the provision of healthcare ... The PhD in Health Quality (PhDHQ) will prepare experts who will improve the delivery of healthcare through teaching, developing ... and safety in healthcare. In the Master of Science in Healthcare Quality program MSc(HQ), you will engage in study and ... The PhD in Health Quality program consists of five courses in year one, including an internship over the summer. In year 2 the ...
http://queensu.ca/sgs/healthcare-quality