Vote of confidence

Askham, Janet; Chisholm, Alison
May 2008
Nursing Management - UK;May2008, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p14
Academic Journal
The article argues that patients should take part in healthcare professionals' appraisals in Great Britain. According to the article, the information required for these appraisals can include outcome measures such as death or recovery rates, workload measures and peer judgements about the quality of colleagues' work. As reported, this appraisals can be based on measures of patient or user experience. Also, the success of healthcare services can be measured in part by the extent to which these professionals help patients manage their conditions.


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