Quality, not quantity of QI projects important

July 2008
Hospice Management Advisor;Jul2008, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p75
The article discusses the types of quality improvement (QI) projects required by the Hospice Conditions of Participation (COPs) for Medicare in the U.S. should be more qualitative. It states that Malene Davis, president of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, says that QI projects will be challenging but are very attainable if hospices choose the right project that centers on the most logical improvements on assessments, performances, and outcomes.


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