The Resource Quality improvement projects in health care : problem solving in the workplace, by Eleanor Gilpatrick

Quality improvement projects in health care : problem solving in the workplace, by Eleanor Gilpatrick

Label
Quality improvement projects in health care : problem solving in the workplace
Title
Quality improvement projects in health care
Title remainder
problem solving in the workplace
Statement of responsibility
by Eleanor Gilpatrick
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TOC
Dewey number
362.1/068/5
Index
index present
LC call number
RA399.A1
LC item number
G544 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Quality improvement projects in health care : problem solving in the workplace, by Eleanor Gilpatrick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ( p. 133-135) and index
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Contents
  • Pt. I. Basic Concepts and Manual. 1. Basic Concepts. 2. Does the Problem Really Exist? 3. Finding and Verifying Causes. 4. Finding Solutions. 5. Implementing Solutions and Making Them Operational -- Pt. II. Cases. Case 1. Getting Nursing Home Residents Into Physical Therapy in a Timely Fashion. Case 2. Patients Waiting for Radiation During Scheduled Visits. Case 3. Late Notification of Critical Values by a Hospital Laboratory. Case 4. Time Spent in Rehabilitation by Amputation Patients in a Municipal Hospital. Case 5. Incomplete Laboratory Referrals in an HMO Center. Case 6. HMO Patients' Problems With Crutches and Canes. Case 7. Dealing With Hemolyzed Blood Samples in a Hospital Laboratory. Case 8. Errors in Filling Prescriptions in a Hospital Pharmacy. Case 9. A Labor-Management Health and Safety Committee. Case 10. Nurse Attendance at Mandated Classes in an Outpatient Department
  • Case 11. Compliance With Discussions and Documentation of Advance Directives in a Home Care Agency. Case 12. Use of a Reminder Letter to Encourage Follow-Up Visits. Case 13. Use of an Internal Audit in an Intermediate Care Facility. Case 14. Use of Data on Unusual Occurrences in an Emergency Medical Service -- Appendix 1. Outline for the Written Project Plan of Work -- Appendix 2. Detailed Tables and Practice Exercises -- Background Reading Related to the Cases
Control code
000013946740
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 389 p.
Isbn
9780761911661
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
98025380
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System control number
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  • (OCoLC)39289824

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