132 Annual Meeting Logo - Go to APHA Meeting Page  
APHA Logo - Go to APHA Home Page
Session: Measuring Quality of Care
5111.0: Wednesday, November 10, 2004: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Measuring Quality of Care
To improve program systems and processes, and show how a tool such as the National Quality Measures Clearinghouse (NQMC)stategically approaches quality.
Learning Objectives: Describe the process measures, outcome measures, patient experience measures, access measures, structure measures, National Health Quality Report measures, and National Health Disparities Report measures toward a quality system.
Presider(s):Laurie Fitts, PhD, MPA
12:30 PMNational Quality Measures Clearinghouse (NQMC): Strategic Tool for Developing Quality Improvement Approaches  [ Recorded presentation ]
Laurie Fitts, PhD, MPA
12:50 PMContinuous quality process
Seval Akgun, Professor, Memnune Kavasoglu, Quality speciali, Gamze Gunes, Quality Spec, Rengin Erdal, Professor
1:10 PMMeasuring quality of care from a new perspective: An examination of racial differences in consumer empowerment in the American health system
Lisa C. Gary, MS, MPH, Mark Schlesinger, PhD
1:30 PMWithdrawn -- Implementing ISO 9000:2000 an integrated process leadership model for the 21st century
Seval Akgun, Professor, Memnune Kavasoglu, Quality speciali, Aysin Ozturk, Quality Spec, Rengin Erdal, Professor
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Health Administration
Endorsed by:Maternal and Child Health; Socialist Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

The 132nd Annual Meeting (November 6-10, 2004) of APHA