EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals.
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals.
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals
Search
Curing Health Care : New Strategies for Quality Improvement

Curing Health Care : New Strategies for Quality Improvement - 90 edition

ISBN13: 978-1555422943

Cover of Curing Health Care : New Strategies for Quality Improvement 90 (ISBN 978-1555422943)
ISBN13: 978-1555422943
ISBN10: 1555422942
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 90
Publisher: Jossey-Bass, Inc.
Published: 1990
International: No

USED
Sold Out
FREE Shipping on $25+
  • Ships Monday
  • 30-Day Returns
  • Condition: Very Good
Sold Out
More Shipping Options

Curing Health Care : New Strategies for Quality Improvement - 90 edition

ISBN13: 978-1555422943

Donald M. Berwick, A. Blanton Godfrey and Jane Roessner

ISBN13: 978-1555422943
ISBN10: 1555422942
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 90
Publisher: Jossey-Bass, Inc.

Published: 1990
International: No
Summary

Learn how health care organizations can use the quality improvement process to help regain control and hope in a time of frustration and skyrocketing costs. In ten key lessons, the authors demonstrate what works and does not work in actual practice. They present case examples of specific health care improvement projects ranging from transport of critically ill infants to quick turnaround of emergency lab specimens and to the generation of accurate Medicare bills.

Table of Contents

1. Symptoms of Stress in the Health Care System
2. Applying Quality Management to Health Care
3. Foundations of Quality Management
4. Using the Scientific Method to Define Problems
5. Organizing Quality Improvement Teams
6. The Diagnostic Journey
7. Implementing Successful Remedies
8. Holding and Extending the Gains
9. Ten Key Lessons for Quality Improvement
Afterword: Reflections on the Future
Resource A: Participants in the National Demonstration Project
Resource B: A Primer on Quality Improvement Tools
Resource C: Three Project Reports
Resource D: Key Readings in Quality Improvement

List price: $0.00
More Shipping Options