A quality improvement project to improve compliance with the joint commission children's asthma care-3 measure.

@article{Kuhlmann2013AQI,
  title={A quality improvement project to improve compliance with the joint commission children's asthma care-3 measure.},
  author={Stephanie N. Kuhlmann and Brooke R Mason and Carolyn Rose Ahlers-Schmidt},
  journal={Hospital pediatrics},
  year={2013},
  volume={3 1},
  pages={45-51}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Since the initiation of the Children's Asthma Care (CAC) core measures in 2008, hospitals have struggled to achieve a high rate of compliance with the CAC-3 measure of the Home Management Plan of Care (HMPC). At inception of this project in 2009, the national average was 65% compliance, which has now increased to 80%. These rates… CONTINUE READING

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