Related Publications

Selected publications from research organizations and the professional literature related to performance measurement and improvement.

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A Practical Tool to Identify and Eliminate Barriers to Compliance with Evidence-Based Guidelines
A. P. Gurses, D. J. Murphy, and E. A. Martinez et al.
The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Safety, October 2009 35(10):526-32  — View Publication
A Survey of Hospital Quality Improvement Activities
A. B. Cohen, J. D. Restuccia, M. Shwartz et al.
Medical Care Research and Review, October 2008 65(5):571-95  — View Publication
Costs of Quality Improvement--A Survey of Four Acute Care Hospitals
L. M. Chen, M. S. Rein, and D. W. Bates
Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety, November 2009 35(11):544-50  — View Publication
Current Efforts of Regional and National Performance Measurement Initiatives Around the United States
J. Roski and M.G. Kim
American Journal of Medical Quality, Vol. 25, No. 4, 249-254 (2010)  — View Publication
Does Comparison of Performance Lead to Better Care? A Pilot Observational Study in Patients Admitted for Hip Fracture in Three French Public Hospitals
V. Merle, L. Moret, L. Pidhorz et al.
International Journal for Quality in Health Care, October 2009 21(5):321-29  — View Publication
Estimating a Composite Measure of Hospital Quality from the Hospital Compare Database--Differences When Using a Bayesian Hierarchical Latent Variable Model Versus Denominator-Based Weights
M. Shwartz, J. Ren, E. A. Peköz et al.
Medical Care, August 2008 46(8):778-85  — View Publication
Hospital Computing and the Costs and Quality of Care-- A National Study
D.U. Himmelstein, A. Wright, and S. Woolhandler
American Journal of Medicine, Vol. 123, No. 1, Pages 40-46 (January 2010)  — View Publication
Hospital Governance and the Quality of Care
A. K. Jha and Arnold M. Epstein
Health Affairs, November 6, 2009  — View Publication
Hospital Quality and Intensity of Spending--Is There an Association?
L. Yasaitis, E. S. Fisher, J. S. Skinner et al.
Health Affairs Web Exclusive, May 21, 2009:w566–w572  — View Publication
Hospital Quality Improvement Activities--A Snapshot of the State of the Art
F. S. Margolin, D. Bohr, R. Kang et al.
Health Research & Educational Trust, July 2008  — View Publication
Hospital Quality Improvement Activities--Issues in Staffing and Training
F. S. Margolin, D. Bohr, A. B. Cohen et al.
Health Research & Educational Trust, January 2009  — View Publication
Hospital Strategies to Engage Physicians in Quality Improvement
A. Liebhaber, D. A. Draper, and G. Cohen
Center for Studying Health System Change, October 2009  — View Publication
How Can We Make More Progress in Measuring Physicians’ Performance to Improve the Value of Care?
T. P. Miller, T. A. Brennan and A. Milstein
Health Affairs, September/October 2009 28(5):1429-37  — View Publication
Improving America's Hospitals--The Joint Commission's Annual Report on Quality and Safety

The Joint Commission, 2009  — View Publication
Learning and Improving in Quality Improvement Collaboratives--Which Collaborative Features Do Participants Value Most?
I. M. Nembhard
Health Services Research, April 2009 44(2)  — View Publication
Measuring Efficiency--The Association of Hospital Costs and Quality of Care
A. K. Jha, E.J. Orav, A. Dobson et al.
Health Affairs, May/June 2009 28 (3): 897–906  — View Publication
Measuring Physicians' Quality and Performance--Adrift on Lake Wobegon
D. M. Berwick
Journal of the American Medical Association, Vol. 302, No. 22, Pages 2485-2486 (December 2009)  — View Publication
Public Reporting On Hospital Process Improvements Is Linked To Better Patient Outcomes
R.M. Werner and E.T. Bradlow
Health Affairs, 29, no. 7 (2010): 1319-1324  — View Publication
Quality of Care Provided to Individual Patients in U.S. Hospitals--Results from an Analysis of National Hospital Quality Alliance Data
C. Vogeli, R. Kang, and M. B. Landrum
Medical Care, May 2009 47(5):591–99  — View Publication
ReCASTing the RCA--An Improved Model for Performing Root Cause Analyses
J.C. Pham, G.R. Kim, J.P. Natterman et al.
American Journal of Medical Quality, Vol. 25, No. 3, 186-191 (2010)  — View Publication
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