National Framework for Public Health Quality: Incorporating the Public Health Aims into the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's (AHRQ's) National Quality Measures Clearinghouse (NQMC)
In this panel presentation, Dr. Palmer will provide an overview of this pilot project. She will describe the: NQMC Template of Measure Attributes and expanded domain framework initial exploration of possible approaches to effectively tag public health measures in NQMC with the appropriate public health aims collaborative work undertaken to clarify the aims and provide supporting detail for each pilot testing of several public health measures not yet submitted to, or represented in, NQMC against the public health aims development of a draft map from the controlled vocabulary values in the existing NQMC template to the public health aims use of a hybrid approach in which the draft map is used as guidance, in combination with an analytical approach based on the measure specifications and public health quality aims definitions for assigning the quality aims to public health measures represented in NQMC
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Other professions or practice related to public health
Public health or related organizational policy, standards, or other guidelines
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
Explain what types of measures may be used as quality measures Discuss how different types of stakeholders could use the quality measures described in the report List at least three selection criteria for measures of quality for population health
Keyword(s): Quality, Quality Improvement
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I served as a member of the research team that developed the methodology to exapnd the measures domain framework.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.