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Title Health systems performance assessment : debates, methods and empiricism / edited by Christopher J.L. Murray and David B. Evans
Published Geneva : World Health Organization, [2003]
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Description 1 online resource (xxxii, 927 pages) : illustrations
Contents pt. I. Introduction -- pt. II. Regional perspectives on performance assessment -- pt. III. Expert consultation reports -- pt. IV. Methods and empiricism -- pt. V. Report of the Scientific Peer Review Group on Health Systems Performance Assessment
Summary This volume reports on a large body of work led by the World Health Organization that is intended to strengthen the foundations for evidence-based policies aimed at health systems development. This has included work to develop a common conceptual framework for health systems performance assessment, to encourage the development of tools to measure its components, and to collaborate with countries in applying these tools to measure and then to improve health systems performance. It began with the enunciation of a framework that specified a parsimonious set of key goals to which health systems co
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Medical care -- Evaluation.
Outcome assessment (Medical care)
Public health -- Evaluation.
Delivery of Health Care -- standards.
Empirical Research.
Health Care Evaluation Mechanisms.
Health Care Surveys -- methods.
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Quality of Health Care.
Form Electronic book
Author Evans, David B.
Murray, Christopher J. L.
ISBN 9240680640 (electronic bk.)
9789240680647 (electronic bk.)
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