Creating a Culture of Accountability in Health Care

@article{OHagan2009CreatingAC,
  title={Creating a Culture of Accountability in Health Care},
  author={Joshua O'Hagan and David Persaud},
  journal={The Health Care Manager},
  year={2009},
  volume={28},
  pages={124-133}
}
Health care providers are constantly striving to improve quality and efficiency by using performance management systems and quality improvement initiatives. Creating and maintaining a culture of accountability are important for achieving this end because accountability is the reason for measuring and improving performance. The keys to creating a culture of accountability will be explicated by examining the extant literature, and from this, 6 methods will be outlined for creating such a culture. 
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