Concentrating on quantitative methods for proper quality improvement documentation, the authors explain the processes for improving quality assurance among health care providers. Topics covered include group processes, statistical process control, clinical practice guidelines, care management, the lOne specific application is the Root Cause diagram, often called the Why-Why diagram, which addresses the second bullet above. ... An example Ishikawa diagram, for low immunization rates, is presented in Figure 3a11. ... A floor plan of the work site is overlaid with the movement of the item Poor patient compliance Study design problem Education Data collection Access Process Orientation in Healthanbsp;...
|Title||:||Principles and Methods of Quality Management in Health Care|
|Author||:||Donald E. Lighter, Douglas C. Fair|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Learning - 2000|