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*  Tuality Community Hospital
Oregon Hospital Quality Indicators U.S. News & World Report: Tuality Healthcare. ... community healthcare organization that operates one other hospital, a health foundation, medical plazas, urgent care centers, ... Quality indicators for 2005 include: average heart attack death rate, average balloon angioplasty death rate, average heart ... Tuality will pair up for heart surgery: The health care group seeks to serve the Hillsboro area's rapidly growing and aging ...
*  Paul Kagame
These policies have contributed to a steady increase in quality of healthcare and improvement in key indicators during Kagame's ... the country is developing strongly on key indicators, including health care and education; annual growth between 2004 and 2010 ... It also set up training institutes, including the Kigali Health Institute (KHI), and in 2008 effected laws making health ... World Health Organisation (WHO) (II) (2008). "Sharing the burden of sickness: mutual health insurance in Rwanda". Bulletin of ...
*  Health care quality
... or a survey of health indicators in a population who are accessing certain kinds of care. Health care quality is the degree to ... "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 ... The Donabedian model is a common framework for assessing health care quality and identifies three domains in which health care ...
*  Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project
The AHRQ Quality Indicators (QIs) are measures of health care quality that make use of readily-available hospital inpatient ... including cost and quality of health services, medical practice patterns, access to health care, and outcomes of treatments. ... through high-quality outpatient care. Inpatient QIs reflect quality of care inside hospitals including inpatient mortality for ... Patient Safety Indicators also reflect quality of care inside hospitals, but focus on potentially avoidable complications and ...
*  Martin Scherer
Goal is to develop indicators which can be used to measure quality in health care provision. Furthermore, Scherer is working on ... and Research in Healthcare Member of the scientific advisory board of the Journal for Evidence and Quality in Health Care (ZEFQ ... Quality Improvement and Research in Healthcare Versorgungsatlas of the Central Research Institute of Ambulatory Health Care ... Furthermore, he is working on a guideline which aims to contribute to avoidence of over-, under provision in health care. ...
*  Tuality Healthcare
... Hospital-Data.com. Retrieved on March 31, 2008. Oregon Hospital Quality Indicators: Tuality Healthcare. ... breast health care, and urgent and emergency care. Additionally, Tuality operates the Tuality Healthcare Foundation, Tuality ... Health Services Inpatient. Tuality Healthcare. Retrieved on March 31, 2008. Health Services Outpatient. Tuality Healthcare. ... Tuality Health Alliance, and the Tuality Health Education Center. The Health Alliance is a healthcare provider network with ...
*  Coronary artery bypass surgery
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. "Indicator: International comparisons of surgical procedures". ... "Evaluation of the Complication Rate as a Measure of Quality of Care in Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery". JAMA. 274 (4): ... Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Weiss AJ, Elixhauser A (March 2014). "Trends in Operating Room ... The patient is moved to an intensive care unit (ICU) or cardiac universal bed (CUB) to recover. Nurses in the ICU monitor blood ...
*  Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set
HEDIS prevention performance indicators, prevention quality assessment and Healthy People 2010. J Health Care Poor Underserved ... HEDIS measures do not account for many important aspects of health care quality. They count only a select set of healthcare ... Effectiveness of Care Access/Availability of Care Experience of Care Utilization and Relative Resource Use Health Plan ... prenatal and postpartum care, mental health care, well-care or preventive visits, inpatient utilization, drug utilization, and ...
*  Patient satisfaction
In evaluations of health care quality, patient satisfaction is a performance indicator measured in a self-report study and a ... International journal for quality in health care : journal of the International Society for Quality in Health Care / ISQua. 23 ... Because patients may be dissatisfied with health care which improves their health or satisfied with health care which does not ... there are circumstances in which patient satisfaction is not a valid indicator of health care quality even though it is often ...
*  Kerala model
District-wise details of health care institution and beds for as per the 1991 census According to a white paper on the Quality ... has ranked 40 countries across the world on end-of-life care facilities on the basis of 24 indicators on healthcare environment ... and funding for community-based care programmes. Kerala had pioneered Universal health care through extensive public health ... quality health services and consumption expenditure of people. The basis for the state's impressive health standards is the ...
*  Healthcare Bluebook
... prices and quality indicators are transparent - clear and readily available to consumers. Health care is different: Prices are ... Health Care Costs Declines for Fifth Consecutive Year Hewitt Associates Hewitt Data Reveals Little Change in U.S. Health Care ... The Healthcare Bluebook Media Info The Healthcare Bluebook About The Healthcare Bluebook FAQ Lifting the Veil on Pricing for ... A 2007 study by National Center for Policy Analysis outlined a case for improved healthcare quality and lower cost resulting ...
*  Quality of life (healthcare)
In health care, health-related quality of life (HRQoL) is an assessment of how the individual's well-being may be affected over ... "Baseline quality of life as a prognostic indicator of survival: a meta-analysis of individual patient data from EORTC clinical ... The International Society for Quality of Life Health and Quality of Life Outcomes The Healthcare Center. Better Health for ... Although often used interchangeably with the measurement of health status, both health-related quality of life and health ...
*  List of MeSH codes (N04)
... total quality management MeSH N04.761.789 --- quality indicators, health care MeSH N04.761.789.800 --- risk adjustment MeSH ... patient-centered care MeSH N04.590.233.727 --- primary health care MeSH N04.590.233.727.210 --- continuity of patient care MeSH ... health care reform MeSH N04.590.374.350 --- health services accessibility MeSH N04.590.374.410 --- managed care programs MeSH ... health care) MeSH N04.761.616 --- peer review, health care MeSH N04.761.673 --- professional review organizations MeSH N04.761. ...
*  Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners
Each indicator has been designed to consider patients first. The college publishes: The Journal of Primary Health Care (JPHC). ... contributes to the College's overall goal to improve the health of New Zealanders through high quality general practice care. ... Accreditation is a self-assessment and external peer review process used by health care organisations to accurately assess ... It contains indicators and criteria that identify minimum legal and safety standards and those that pose significant risk as ...
*  Maternal near miss
Maternal mortality is a sentinel event to assess the quality of a health care system. The standard indicator is the Maternal ... Maternal near miss-towards a standard tool for monitoring quality of maternal health care. Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol ... the analysis of maternal deaths has been the criteria of choice for evaluating women's health and the quality of obstetric care ... Due to improved health care the ratio has been declining steadily in developed countries. For example, in the UK 1952-1982 the ...
*  Medical tourism agent
Hospital quality indicators can include whether they have been subjected to independent international healthcare accreditation ... "Businesses May Move Health Care Overseas". Associated Press. November 2, 2006. Archived from the original on October 1, 2009 - ... Medical tourists look to health tourism providers to provide information about quality, safety and legal issues, but the ... Quality assurance Medical tourism Hospital accreditation International healthcare accreditation Society for International ...
*  Comparison of the healthcare systems in Canada and the United States
"World Health Organization: Core Health Indicators". Retrieved 2007-06-20. ""Costs of Health Care Administration in the United ... "Canadian health care quality comparable to other rich countries". Archived December 25, 2005, at the Wayback Machine. Kinch T ... Health care in Canada Health care in the United States Healthcare in the European Union Patient Protection and Affordable Care ... One indicator of the consequences of Americans' inconsistent health care coverage is a study in Health Affairs that concluded ...
*  European Practice Assessment
AQUA-Institute on Applied Quality Improvement and Research in Health Care, Göttingen Netherlands: Centre for Quality of Care ... It was initiated in EQuiP, and the first set of indicators was developed through an international study by the EQuiP countries ... The European Practice Assessment is a pan-European development for quality management in primary health care. The scaffolding ... From six European countries leading institutes with experience in research in quality of primary health care and practice ...
*  Russell Sage Foundation
... from policymakers to health care providers. This initiative included funds for research on "social indicators", a collection of ... A program of research on the Future of Work concerned principally with the causes and consequences of changes in the quality of ... The Foundation was also responsible for early reforms in health care, city planning, consumer credit, labor law, the training ... "Social indicators" on the Russell Sage Foundation website Wolfe, Alan (1968). "The Withering Away of the American Labor Party ...
*  Marty Makary
Foundation funded project to reduce health care costs and improve quality by applying physician practice pattern indicators ... Makary is known as an expert in health care innovation, quality measurement science, frail and vulnerable populations, and ... Department of Health and Human Services Agency for Healthcare Quality and Research, to study obesity treatment, and a grant ... He has been a visiting professor at over 30 U.S. medical schools and lectures frequently on innovation in health care. Makary ...
*  Patient safety organization
... safety and quality in mental health and primary care and the development of national safety and quality indicators as part of ... "About the AHRQ Health Care Innovations Exchange". Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. 2013-05-01. Retrieved 2013-08-27 ... Based in London, England, the Health Foundation is an independent charity that aims to improve the quality of health care for ... Additional initiatives now include public reporting of health care quality and outcomes (hospital quality ratings) to influence ...
*  Health care ratings
AHRQ was building on its quality indicator work through the Hospital Care and Utilization Project (HCUP) (now Healthcare Cost ... Measures of Hospital quality Measures of Health Plan Quality Measures of Physician Quality Measures of Quality for Other Health ... "Quality and Consumer Decision Making in the Market for Health Insurance and Health Care Services". Medical Care Research and ... "Quality and consumer decision making in the market for health insurance and health care services". Medical Care Research and ...
*  MONAHRQ (My Own Network, Powered by AHRQ)
AHRQ Quality Indicators. July 2004. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.qualityindicators. ... downloadable software product that helps organizations quickly and easily generate a health care reporting website suitable for ... MONAHRQ calculates the AHRQ Quality Indicators using an embedded version of AHRQ's Quality Indicators software for Windows. ... and the AHRQ Quality Indicators, which are a widely used set of standardized healthcare quality measures based on hospital ...
*  Royal Commission on the Future of Health Care in Canada
... the Health Council of Canada should: Establish common indicators and measure the performance of the health care system; ... of Canada should establish a national framework for measuring and assessing the quality and safety of Canada's health care ... Health care in Canada Canada's Health Care providers, 2007 Canadian Institute for Health Information Canadian and American ... Recommendation 19 - The proposed Primary Health Care Transfer should be used to "fast-track" primary health care implementation ...
*  List of companies of Taiwan
Taiwan is ranked highly in terms of freedom of the press, health care, public education, economic freedom, and human ... "The Quality of Life in Taiwan". Social Indicators Research. 92 (2): 377-404. doi:10.1007/s11205-008-9353-1. a second place ... ranking in the 2000 Economist's world healthcare ranking 人類發展指數(HDI) [Human Development Index (HDI)]. National Statistics, ...
*  Health realization
HR characterizes feelings and emotions as indicators of the quality of one's thinking. Within the HR model, unpleasant feelings ... T. M. Kelley, Health Realization: A Principle-Based Psychology of Positive Youth Development, Child & Youth Care Forum, Vol. 32 ... Sedgeman, J.: Health Realization/Innate Health: Can a quiet mind and a positive feeling state be accessible over the lifespan ... In the health realization ("HR") model, all psychological phenomena, from severe disorder to glowing health, are presented as ...