TITLE

NQF Sets Its Sights on Measurement 'Harmony.'

AUTHOR(S)
Bush, Haydn
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Nov2007, Vol. 81 Issue 11, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the formation of the Consensus Standards Approval Committee by the National Quality Forum (NQF), which will be in charge with evaluating quality standards that the NQF board will later consider for endorsement. NQF President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Janet Corrigan hopes the 11-member group, a mix of payers, hospitals and physician advocates, will play a critical role in harmonizing emerging quality measures from the start. The committee will meet monthly.
ACCESSION #
27570179

 

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