Quality improvement

Arasaratnam, Reuben
May 2012
British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);May2012, Vol. 73 Issue 5, p257
Academic Journal
The article discusses the history and evolution of quality improvement, with a special focus on medical organizations. The differences in the approach between audit and quality improvement projects are described. Three important questions on which the theory of quality improvement is based such as what one is trying to accomplish are included. The practical aspects of quality improvement, few ideas for quality improvement projects as well as its limitations are also highlighted.


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