TITLE

Improving Surgical Quality

AUTHOR(S)
CLARK, CHERYL
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Apr2013, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on improving surgical quality. It is stated that the sharing of peer data best practices can help in reducing surgical complications and save both money and lives. The National Surgical Quality Improvement Project run by the American College of Surgeons adopting an effort that grew from the 1990 44-hospital National VA Surgical Risk Study.
ACCESSION #
86861905

 

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