The Quality of Care at Urgent Care Centers

Published in: Journal of urgent care medicine, v. 3, no. 5, Feb. 2, 2009, p. 27-30

Posted on RAND.org on January 01, 2009

by Robin M. Weinick, Steffanie J Bristol, Catherine M DesRoches

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Developing methods to assess the quality of healthcare in any clinical area is a complicated affair. Many individuals have devoted large parts of their careers to quality measurement, and several national organizations- such as The Joint Commission and the National Quality Forum-exist solely for the purposes of measuring and ensuring the quality of healthcare delivered to patients in the U.S.

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