TITLE

Employers express renewed interest in quality of care

AUTHOR(S)
Jacobsen, Kenneth
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Managed Healthcare Executive;Jan2001, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents proposals for health care quality improvement by the Leapfrog Group, organization of employers in Washington, D.C. Need for hospitals to establish specific performance measures; Correlation between health care quality and cost reduction; Use of the Health Plan Employer Data and Information Set in quality control.
ACCESSION #
4330271

 

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