Medical quality management : theory and practice / American College of Medical Quality ; editor, Prathibha Varkey.

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
[Rev. ed.]
Published/​Created
Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2010.
Description
xxii, 231 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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"This new comprehensive resource addresses the needs of physicians, medical students, and other health care professionals for current information about medical quality management. This text provides a concise summary of utilization management including general approaches and methods, support systems, regulatory constructs, and common outcomes. Medical Quality Management: Theory and Practice is a necessary guide for all executives and medical directors, academics, and students as well as for all physicians and other health professionals in clinical practice."--BOOK JACKET.
Notes
Rev. ed. of: Core curriculum for medical quality management / American College of Medical Quality. c2005.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Ch. 1. Basics of Quality Improvement / Prathibha Varkey -- Ch. 2. Quality Measurement / Linda Harrington and Harry Pigman -- Ch. 3. Patient Safety / Philip J. Fracica, Sharon Wilson and Lakshmi P. Chelluri -- Ch. 4. Organization Design and Management / James T. Ziegenfuss, Jr. and Thomas Biancaniello -- Ch. 5. Medical Informatics / Louis H. Diamond and Stephen T. Lawless -- Ch. 6. Economics and Finance in Medical Quality Management / Donald Fetterolf and Rahul K. Shah -- Ch. 7. Utilization Management / Arthur L. Pelberg -- Ch. 8. External Quality Improvement: Accreditation, Quality Improvement Education, and Certification / Toni Kfuri and Nancy L. Davis -- Ch. 9. Interfaces Between Quality Improvement, Law, and Medical Ethics / Jeffrey M. Zale and Mano S. Selvan.
Other title(s)
Core curriculum for medical quality.
ISBN
  • 9780763760342 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 076376034X (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2008048845
OCLC
271597898
RCP
C - S

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