The challenges of quantifying quality

Collier, Roger
March 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/23/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 5, pE250
Academic Journal
The article presents a reprint of the article "The challenges of quantifying quality," by Roger Collier, which appeared in the April 2010 2001 issue of "CMAJ." It discusses the performance quality quantification on services rendered by health care institutions in Canada. Dr. Jack Kitts of Ottawa Hospital says that through development of objective performance measures, health care system would be improved. It states that hospitals' transparency on performance data is vital in health care quality.


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