ERIC Number: ED154107
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Aug
Reference Count: 0
How Hospitals Evaluate Patient Education Programs.
A patient education evaluation project and how it applies or might be useful to other hospital settings is discussed in this paper. The following topics are included: United Hospitals (St. Paul, Minnesota); situation and approach to patient education; description of the patient education evaluation project, including design, criteria, and elements of the system (program objectives, measures, performance expectancies, weights [ranking of objectives], client descriptors, and the management report); and the system's use in other hospital settings. (TA)
Descriptors: Administration, Adoption (Ideas), Evaluation Methods, Health Personnel, Health Services, Hospital Personnel, Hospitals, Medical Services, Organizational Development, Patient Education, Patients, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Public Health
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Center for Disease Control (DHEW/PHS), Atlanta, GA.
Note: Paper presented at the National Conference on Hospital-Based Patient Education (Chicago, Illinois, August 9-10, 1976); For related documents see CE 013 467-483 and CE 013 608-609