Outcome-based quality improvement in home care.


A system of outcome measures of service quality was developed and tested. The findings of this project will provide a framework for moving forward with outcome-based quality improvement in home care. Using outcome measures will permit agencies to analyze their performance in terms of effectiveness of care.

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@article{Shaughnessy1995OutcomebasedQI, title={Outcome-based quality improvement in home care.}, author={Peter W. Shaughnessy and Kathryn S. Crisler and Robert E. Schlenker and Ann G. Arnold}, journal={Caring : National Association for Home Care magazine}, year={1995}, volume={14 2}, pages={44-9} }