The English Star Rating System
Failure of Theory or Practice?
Published in: Journal of Health Services Research and Policy, v. 10, no. 1, Editorial, Jan. 2005, p. 3-4
Posted on RAND.org on December 31, 2004
The star rating system is the first programme in England to make data on quality of public health providers* performance publicly available. The author discusses the findings of a study of this system published in this issue.