ERIC Number: EJ608013
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Designing an Effective Outcomes Management System: A Case Study.
Savin, Howard A.
Education and Treatment of Children, v23 n1 p48-59 Feb 2000
This article summarizes how an organization designed and implemented a quality improvement infrastructure and an effective outcomes-based management system. Stages included: assessing the organization's current status and planning for buy-in, initiating data collection, ensuring data integrity, utilizing data in clinical assessment and improvements, and benchmarking outcomes and system evolution. (Contains seven references.) (Author/CR)
Descriptors: Accountability, Administrative Change, Case Studies, Children, Data Analysis, Data Collection, Delivery Systems, Disabilities, Management Systems, Organizational Change, Outcomes of Treatment, Performance Factors, Program Design, Program Effectiveness, Program Implementation, Quality Control
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Outcomes in Child and Family Services.