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Author Jenkins, Anne.

Title Developing quality measures for home and community care / prepared for the HACC Officials Standards Working Group [by] Anne Jenkins, Elizabeth Butkus and Diane Gibson
Published Canberra : Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 1998


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 WATERFT HEALTH  362.610994 Aus/Acs  1998/4  AVAILABLE
Description xix, 233 pages : forms ; 25 cm + 1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
Series Aged care series, 1325-6025 ; no. 4
Aged care series ; no. 4
Contents CD-ROM contains the technical appendixes
Summary The objectives of the project were: to produced a refined quality assessment instrument for use in appraising community care agencies against the HACC (Home and Community Care) National Service Standards; to provide advice on the use of the Instrument in terms of validity, accuracy and reliability; to provide advice on the use of the Instrument concerning appropriate scoring; to provide advice on the use of the instrument with regard to data collection; to advise on methods for obtaining valid and reliable consumer input and its incorporation into the Instrument; and to undertake a comparison of the Instrument with other existing service appraisal methods that HACC-funded agencies may have completed
Analysis Aged care
Community care
Federal issue
Health care
Home and Community Care Program
Service delivery
State issue
Notes "AIHW cat. no. AGE 8"--T.p
Appendix is supplied on CD-ROM which also includes Acrobat reader
Bibliography Bibliography: page123
Notes Also available from teh Web catalogue
System requirements for computer laser optical disc: IBM PC or compatible; Windows 3.x (16 bit), Windows 95, NT, 98 (32 bit)
Aged care series no:4 1325-6025
Subject Community health services -- Australia -- Quality control.
Home care services -- Australia -- Quality control.
Quality assurance -- Australia.
Author Butkus, Elizabeth.
Gibson, Diane.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
Home and Community Care (Australia). Officials Standards Working Group.
ISBN 0642247730
Other Titles Developing quality measures for home and community care: technical appendixes