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Imagine: Quality health care measured by patient's opinion.

Can you imagine if healthcare quality measures included how satisfied patients are with the outcome of their care? Most hospitals use patient satisfaction scores to measure overall patient engagement. 185 more words

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The ‘triple aim’: a reality check

by Jonathan Stokes, Research Associate in the Centre for Health Economics at The University of Manchester

In December, I completed the final exam (or ‘viva’) for my PhD, which was funded by the… 1,043 more words

Research

Making it count

Every year we live is a good year and I am grateful for it. My parents both had short lives, especially my mother who passed at 57.  964 more words

Disease

A Blueprint for Measuring Health Care Outcomes

The starting point for achieving value in any health care system is to measure outcomes. Although this can present leadership challenges related to shifting strategy, culture and operations, it certainly isn’t rocket science. 121 more words

Healthcare

Allina Health Chooses PatientTrak for Emergency Dept Tracking

Allina Health has expanded its use of PatientTrak to include the Peter J. King Emergency Care Center at United Hospital.

From heart attacks to tornado victims, patients who come to the Emergency Department at United Hospital can be assured they will receive safe, high-quality care day and night. 106 more words

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