Selecting Quality and Resource Use Measures

A Decision Guide for Community Quality Collaboratives

Published In: AHRQ Publication no. 09(10)-0073 (Rockville, MD: Agency For Healthcare Research and Quality, May 2010), 103 p

Posted on RAND.org on January 01, 2010

by Patrick Romano, Peter S. Hussey, Dominique Ritley

Selecting quality of care measures is critical for organizations seeking to improve health care quality in their communities. This Decision Guide identifies the most critical issues to consider when selecting and adopting such performance measures.

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