The Physician and Employee Judgment System

Reliability and Validity of a Hospital Quality Measurement Method

Published In: Quality Review Bulletin, v. 18, no. 9, Sep. 1992, p. 284-292

Posted on on January 01, 1992

by Eugene C. Nelson, Celia Larson, Ron D. Hays, S. A. Nelson, D. Ward, Paul Batalden

Shows that systems can be developed to measure quality from the perspective of physicians and hospital employees, and that these measures are reliable and valid.

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