Using clinical performance information to improve the quality of care in a specialist NHS trust.

@article{Harvey2004UsingCP,
  title={Using clinical performance information to improve the quality of care in a specialist NHS trust.},
  author={Rosamund Harvey},
  journal={Journal of nursing management},
  year={2004},
  volume={12 6},
  pages={
          427-35
        }
}
This article offers a case study of how an National Health Service trust specializing in neurology and neurosurgery used clinical performance information to underpin its quality improvement strategy. This involved developing a clinical effectiveness framework and identifying trust-specific clinical indicators, an exercise which involved both staff and patients. Writing from personal experience as clinical effectiveness manager, the author argues that clinical indicators can be powerful tools… CONTINUE READING

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