Search results for "Quality Improvement"

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Benefits of clearly defining value in patient care

Others have approached it indirectly by concentrating on improving the quality of care. ... Noting the limitations of isolated cost reduction or quality improvement efforts, still others have codified value in terms of outcomes and quality relative to
November 2015

The great things about patient-centered care in America

The great things about patient-centered care in America. As part of the increasing push for health care quality improvement, a lot of energy is being focused on improving our communication ... His other clinical interests include quality improvement,
November 2019

Textbook edition reflects evolution of hospital medicine

Part one, the specialty of hospital medicine and systems of care, addresses value-based medicine, critical decision making at the point of care, transitions of care, patient safety, and quality improvement.
February 2017

Building the medical home starts in school

All of the residents are required to complete a quality improvement project, and this year one group is focusing their project on the conversion of Temple's residency clinic into a ... Ward. (Information on what's required for National Committee on
November 2011

What's new in other College publications

ACP QUEST now offers Closing the Gap: Diabetes Care, an online, practice-based, team-oriented quality improvement program dedicated to teaching physician practice teams how to create systems change using the ... chronic care model and to implement
January 2009

How many are too many for CT scans?

Smith-Bindman. Patient desire for imaging often results from a misunderstanding of the quantity/quality equation, according to Dr. ... But they do [have standards] for mammography, so there is a precedent of their getting involved in quality improvement
February 2011

White House expert advises docs on meaningful use of EHRs

There is going to be a variety of approaches. Some of them are quality improvement organizations. ... About a third of those 60 are already quality improvement organizations who applied for and got funding.
November 2010

PQRI overhaul finds faults and inputs fixes for 2009

The Physician Quality Reporting Initiative (PQRI) had some glitches when CMS rolled it out in 2007. ... Some of them were related to office software that couldn't handle [PQRI quality data] codes.
May 2009

Officers and Regents election results announced

present); Performance Measurement Committee, 2015-present; Medical Practice and Quality Committee, 2015-present; Board of Governors Reference Committee, 2014 (Chair, 2015); Evergreen Award Special Recognition for “Increasing Involvement of
March 2016

When trials are cut short, who benefits?

Perioperative beta-blockers became a recommended intervention in guidelines and a quality improvement target for hospitals.
January 2009

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