Improving benchmarking by using an explicit framework for the development of composite indicators: an example using pediatric quality of care

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BACKGROUND The measurement of healthcare provider performance is becoming more widespread. Physicians have been guarded about performance measurement, in part because the methodology for comparative measurement of care quality is underdeveloped. Comprehensive quality improvement will require comprehensive measurement, implying the aggregation of multiple… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1748-5908-5-13

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@inproceedings{Profit2010ImprovingBB, title={Improving benchmarking by using an explicit framework for the development of composite indicators: an example using pediatric quality of care}, author={Jochen Profit and Katri V. Typpo and Sylvia J. Hysong and Lechauncy D Woodard and Michael Anthony Kallen and Laura A. Petersen}, booktitle={Implementation science : IS}, year={2010} }