Basics of Health Care Performance Improvement

Basics of Health Care Performance Improvement

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Basics of Health Care Performance Improvement: A Lean Six Sigma Approach prepares future healthcare administrators to meet the challenges of a changing marketplace through the proven Lean Six Sigma method of quality improvementa€”straightforward principles and procedures that enhance how healthcare organizations operate. With an eye toward meeting consumersa€™ increasing demand for value in health care, this new volume provides in-depth information on planning and implementing a a€œDefine-Measure-Analyze-Improve-Controla€ (DMAIC) initiative to reduce errors and improve performance in healthcare settings, and serves as an essential reference on the basics of Lean Six Sigma and its application in augmenting the quality of care. Key Features: Lean Six Sigma case studies drawn from the industry; A thorough exploration of DMAIC approach to quality improvement; Discussion questions in every chapter Instructor Resources: Instructor's Manual, PowerPoint Presentations, and a TestBankThe Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has instituted policies that eliminate payments for complications caused by a€œnever events, a€ (e.g., retained foreign bodies after surgery and pressure ulcers sustained during medical care)anbsp;...

Title:Basics of Health Care Performance Improvement
Author:Donald Lighter
Publisher:Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2011-12-21


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