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Medicare [electronic resource] : new directions in quality assurance : proceedings of an invitational conference / by the Institute of Medicine, Division of Health Care Services ; Molla S. Donaldson, Jo Harris-Wehling, and Kathleen N. Lohr, editors.

Contributor(s): Donaldson, Molla S | Harris-Wehling, Jo, 1941- | Lohr, Kathleen N, 1941-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1991Description: 1 online resource (x, 207 p.) : ill., charts.ISBN: 0585084742 (electronic bk.); 9780585084749 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Medicare -- Congresses | Medicare | Quality Assurance, Health Care -- trends -- United States -- Congresses | MEDICAL -- Medicaid & Medicare | Assurance maladie personne �ag�ee | Garantie qualit�e soins -- �Etats-UnisGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Medicare--new directions in quality assurance.DDC classification: 368.4/26/00973 Online resources: ebrary | EBSCOhost | MyiLibrary | National Academies Press | MyiLibrary, Table of contents
Contents:
The Institute of Medicine report / Steven A. Schroeder -- New directions : more professionalism, less regulation / William S. Hoffman. The committee view / Leo M. Cooney, Jr. A response / Lonnie R. Bristow -- New directions : organization- and system-focused quality improvement / Loring W. Wood. The committee view / James D. Mortimer. A response / Chip Caldwell -- New directions : improved decisionmaking by patients and clinicians / Robert B. Copeland. The committee view / Paul F. Griner. A response / John Rother -- New directions : a patient outcomes orientation / Charles J. Fahey. The committee view / Albert G. Mulley, Jr. A response / John E. Wennberg -- New directions : public accountability and program evaluation / Marilyn Moon. The committee view / Maxwell J. Mehlman. A response / Duncan vB. Neuhauser.
Confronting special implementation issues / Mark R. Chassin -- The epidemiology of quality problems / R. Heather Palmer -- Legal concerns / Alice G. Gosfield -- Translating the institute of medicine report strategy beyond Medicare / James S. Roberts -- New directions : the research, training, and capacity building agendas / Edward B. Perrin -- Research and capacity building : issues raised by the Institute of Medicine report / Harold S. Luft -- The research agenda : an outside view / Sheldon Greenfield -- The training and capacity building agendas : an outside view / Edward W. Hook -- Response to the Institute of Medicine report recommendations / Molla S. Donaldson, Jo Harris-Wehling, and Kathleen N. Lohr.
A legislator's response to the institute of medicine report / David F. Durenburger -- A legislator's response to the institute of medicine report / J. Roy Rowland -- A physician's response to the institute of medicine report / Arnold S. Relman -- An administration response to the institute of medicine report from the agency for health care policy and research / Linda K. Demlo -- An administration response to the institute of medicine report from the health care financing administration / Thomas G. Morford -- A peer review organization response to the institute of medicine report / William H. Monicref, Jr. -- Where do we go from here? / Molla S. Donaldson, Jo Harris-Wehling, and Kathleen N. Lohr -- Where do we go from here? / Ceylon S. Lewis, Jr. -- Where do we go from here? / Jerome H. Grossman.
Summary: Sections of this new book address ideas about how to move toward increasing professionalism, implementing organization and system-focused quality improvement, better decision making by patients and clinicians, patient outcomes orientation, and public accountability and program evaluation. Other sections explore research questions and capacity building in the field of quality assessment and improvement, the epidemiology and quality problems, and legal issues in quality assessment.
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The Institute of Medicine report / Steven A. Schroeder -- New directions : more professionalism, less regulation / William S. Hoffman. The committee view / Leo M. Cooney, Jr. A response / Lonnie R. Bristow -- New directions : organization- and system-focused quality improvement / Loring W. Wood. The committee view / James D. Mortimer. A response / Chip Caldwell -- New directions : improved decisionmaking by patients and clinicians / Robert B. Copeland. The committee view / Paul F. Griner. A response / John Rother -- New directions : a patient outcomes orientation / Charles J. Fahey. The committee view / Albert G. Mulley, Jr. A response / John E. Wennberg -- New directions : public accountability and program evaluation / Marilyn Moon. The committee view / Maxwell J. Mehlman. A response / Duncan vB. Neuhauser.

Confronting special implementation issues / Mark R. Chassin -- The epidemiology of quality problems / R. Heather Palmer -- Legal concerns / Alice G. Gosfield -- Translating the institute of medicine report strategy beyond Medicare / James S. Roberts -- New directions : the research, training, and capacity building agendas / Edward B. Perrin -- Research and capacity building : issues raised by the Institute of Medicine report / Harold S. Luft -- The research agenda : an outside view / Sheldon Greenfield -- The training and capacity building agendas : an outside view / Edward W. Hook -- Response to the Institute of Medicine report recommendations / Molla S. Donaldson, Jo Harris-Wehling, and Kathleen N. Lohr.

A legislator's response to the institute of medicine report / David F. Durenburger -- A legislator's response to the institute of medicine report / J. Roy Rowland -- A physician's response to the institute of medicine report / Arnold S. Relman -- An administration response to the institute of medicine report from the agency for health care policy and research / Linda K. Demlo -- An administration response to the institute of medicine report from the health care financing administration / Thomas G. Morford -- A peer review organization response to the institute of medicine report / William H. Monicref, Jr. -- Where do we go from here? / Molla S. Donaldson, Jo Harris-Wehling, and Kathleen N. Lohr -- Where do we go from here? / Ceylon S. Lewis, Jr. -- Where do we go from here? / Jerome H. Grossman.

Sections of this new book address ideas about how to move toward increasing professionalism, implementing organization and system-focused quality improvement, better decision making by patients and clinicians, patient outcomes orientation, and public accountability and program evaluation. Other sections explore research questions and capacity building in the field of quality assessment and improvement, the epidemiology and quality problems, and legal issues in quality assessment.

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