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Author Berwick, Donald M. (Donald Mark), 1946-

Title Curing health care : new strategies for quality improvement : a report on the National Demonstration Project on Quality Improvement in Health Care / Donald M. Berwick, A. Blanton Godfrey, Jane Roessner ; with special contributions by Paul E. Plsek and David A. Garvin
Edition First edition
Published San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 1991


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Description xxv, 287 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Jossey-Bass health series
Jossey-Bass health series.
Contents Machine derived contents note: Foreword -- 1. Symptoms of Stress in the Health Care System -- 2. Applying Quality Management to Health Care -- 3. Foundations of Quality Management -- 4. Using the Scientific Method to Define Problems -- 5. Organizing Quality Improvement Teams -- 6. The Diagnostic Journey -- 7. Implementing Successful Remedies -- 8. Holding and ExtAnding the Gains -- 9. Ten Key Lessons for Quality Improvement -- Afterword: Reflections on the Future
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 275-279
Subject Medical care -- United States -- Evaluation.
Medical care -- United States -- Quality control.
Quality Control.
Quality of Health Care.
United States.
United States.
Author Godfrey, A. Blanton.
Roessner, Jane.
LC no. 90005229
ISBN 0787964522 (paperback)