TITLE

The challenges of quantifying quality

AUTHOR(S)
Collier, Roger
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/23/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 5, pE250
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
48913855

 

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