Assessment of the AHRQ patient safety initiative : focus on implementation and dissemination evaluation report III (2004-2005)

RAND has contracted with the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to perform a longitudinal evaluation of the full scope of AHRQ's patient safety activities and to provide regular feedback to support the continuing improvement of the initiative over a four-year evaluation period. T...

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Main Author: Farley, Donna
Corporate Author: United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Santa Monica, CA RAND Health 2007, 2007
Series:Technical report
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Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:RAND has contracted with the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to perform a longitudinal evaluation of the full scope of AHRQ's patient safety activities and to provide regular feedback to support the continuing improvement of the initiative over a four-year evaluation period. This interim report presents an update on the work RAND has performed during FY 2007 for the practice diffusion assessment. The assessment encompasses five specific analytic components: (1) development of a survey questionnaire to use for assessing adoption of the safe practices endorsed by the National Quality Foundation, (2) community studies of patient safety practice adoption and related activities, (3) continued analysis of trends in patient outcomes related to safety, (4) lessons from hospitals' use of patient safety tools developed by AHRQ, and (5) a second fielding of the hospital adverse event reporting system survey
Item Description:The third annual evaluation report covering the period from October 2004 through September 2005, which builds upon two previous evaluation reports covering the periods from October 2002 through September 2003 and from October 2003 through September 2004, respectively. - "Prepared for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.". - Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002
Physical Description:xxvi, 101 pages illustrations
ISBN:9780833042170
0833042173