ERIC Number: EJ592491
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Integrating Performance Measure Data into the Joint Commission Accreditation Process.
Braun, Barbara I.; Koss, Richard G.; Loeb, Jerod M.
Evaluation and the Health Professions, v22 n3 p283-97 Sep 1999
Describes the implementation plans, experience, and results of incorporating performance measurement into the accreditation process of the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. Traces the evolution of standardized core measures known to be valid and reliable, noting political and technical problems in measure development. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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