Education Training

Download 1st Annual Crossing the Quality Chasm Summit by Institute of Medicine, Board on Health Care Services, PDF

By Institute of Medicine, Board on Health Care Services, Committee on the Crossing the Quality Chasm: Next Steps Toward a New Health Care System, Janet M. Corrigan, Ann C. Greiner, Karen Adams

Provides a file on a sequence of reports generated via the Institute of medication devoted to enhancing the standard and protection of overall healthiness care. Discusses in-depth the transformation of our present healthcare supply process, with specific emphasis on safeguard, effectiveness, patient-centeredness, timeliness, potency, and fairness. Softcover.

Show description

Read or Download 1st Annual Crossing the Quality Chasm Summit PDF

Best education & training books

Medical Teaching in Ambulatory Care, Second Edition (Springer Series on Medical Education)

Thoroughly up-to-date and largely referenced, the hot version of this functional hands-on source demonstrates the powerful use of any ambulatory environment in clinical schooling. The authors examine the instruments wanted from a theoretical framework for educating, as well as crucial educating talents, facing tough trainees, establishing a personal perform as a atmosphere for educating, and extra.

USMLE step 2 lecture notes: psychiatry and epidemiology & ethics

The reputable Kaplan Lecture Notes for USMLE Step 2 CK hide the excellent info you must ace the USMLE Step 2 and fit into the residency of your selection. up to date. up to date each year via Kaplan’s all-star school. hugely illustrated. contains colour pictures and tables. built-in. filled with bridges among specialties and simple technological know-how.

An Anatomical Wordbook

Anatomy is a technological know-how which, to a lot of its scholars, is couched in phrases that are obscure, being drawn from different languages, cultures and eras. Many have stumbled on a step forward in comprehension of the topic via a fuller realizing of its terminology because the phrases used are basically uncomplicated descriptions of anatomical constructions yet in an unexpected language.

Medical Education: a History in 100 Images

This attention-grabbing advisor to scientific schooling introduces the reader to the historic improvement of this significant topic via a hundred strong photos from the celebrated Wellcome Library assortment that spotlight key figures within the box and suggestions that experience taken position, not only within the contemporary prior yet over the centuries.

Additional resources for 1st Annual Crossing the Quality Chasm Summit

Example text

Blendon RJ, Schoen C, Donelan K, Osborn R, DesRoches CM, Scoles K, Davis K, Binns K, Zapert K. 2001. Physicians’ views on quality of care: A five-country comparison. Health Affairs (Millwood, VA) 20(3):233–243. Chassin MR. 1998. Is health care ready for six sigma quality? Milbank Quarterly 76(4):510, 565–591. CMMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services). 2004. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. [Online]. gov/ [accessed April 5, 2004]. Davis K, Schoenbaum SC, Collins KS, Tenney K, Hughes DL, Audet AJ.

REFERENCES IOM (Institute of Medicine). 2001. Crossing the Quality Chasm: A New Health System for the 21st Century. Washington, DC: National Academy Press. AHRQ (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality). 2003. National Healthcare Quality Report. Rockville, MD: AHRQ. IOM. 2002. Leadership by Example: Coordinating Government Roles in Improving Health Care Quality. Corrigan JM, Eden J, Smith BM, eds. Washington, DC: National Academy Press. Bridges to Excellence. 2004. Bridges to Excellence: Rewarding Quality across the Health Care System.

The depression working group suggested several strategies to this end: obtaining feedback from objective patient advocates and consumers; conducting focus groups among patients with depression to identify key quality characteristics and outcomes of care; and rallying a collaborative group of stakeholders— patients, physicians, purchasers, and payers—to achieve consensus on performance and satisfaction measures. The second part of this strategy—reporting measures at different levels of granularity and in a variety of formats to divergent groups—is critical to stimulating consumer demand for quality services and accelerating the uptake of best practices by providers.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.61 of 5 – based on 49 votes