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Physician 'gainsharing' ban called a wasted opportunity: innovation stifled. Frieden, Joyce Sep 1, 2003 385
'Gainsharing' ban called a wasted opportunity: may lead to quality improvement. Frieden, Joyce Sep 1, 2003 571
New safely goals. Silverman, Jennifer Brief Article Sep 1, 2003 105
VA as performance model. Perlin, Jonathan B. Editorial Jul 15, 2003 605
CQO role offers broad leadership challenges. (Leading Questions). Ransom, Scott Jul 1, 2003 1416
MedPAC panel recommends tests of provider payment incentives. (Rewarding Quality). Silverman, Jennifer Jun 15, 2003 393
Surprise survey. (Policy & Practice). Silverman, Jennifer Brief Article Jun 1, 2003 128
Medical council tackles language barrier issues. (Strategies for Interpretation, Translation). Brunk, Doug Jun 1, 2003 942
Education reform. (Policy & Practice). Silverman, Jennifer; Perlstein, Steve Brief Article May 15, 2003 92
Merger of CARF and CCAC means good news for everyone involved. (Your Voice). May 1, 2003 524
View from the hill. May 1, 2003 888
Leapfrog reforms: good start, but not enough. (Quality and Safety). Frieden, Joyce May 1, 2003 846
Resource for quality measures. (Policy & Practice). Silverman, Jennifer Brief Article Apr 1, 2003 120
MI mortality 40% lower in hospitals using guidelines. ('Frightening' Variation in Quality). Jancin, Bruce Mar 1, 2003 570
Incremental improvements. (Policy & Practice). Brief Article Mar 1, 2003 124
Nursing homes use scorecard to measure improvements. (Health Care Update). Stogner, Alicia Feb 3, 2003 681
Managed care: thumbs down. (Policy & Practice). Silverman, Jennifer; Peters, Sally Brief Article Feb 1, 2003 119
Managed care: thumbs down. (Policy & Practice). Silverman, Jennifer; Peters, Sally Brief Article Feb 1, 2003 136
Relative value units. (Practice Management Clinic). Isenberg, Steven F. Feb 1, 2003 416
Hospitals share data. (Policy & Practice). Silverman, Jennifer; Peters, Sally Brief Article Jan 15, 2003 82
HHS safety efforts. (Policy & Practice). Silverman, Jennifer; Peters, Sally Brief Article Jan 15, 2003 129
Two faces of health care quality improvement. (research notes). Jennings, Bruce Jan 1, 2003 782
Healthcare nonprofit wins Baldridge award. Jones, Jeff Jan 1, 2003 373
Racial and ethnic disparities. (AMA Briefs). Worcester, Sharon Brief Article Jan 1, 2003 80
Women in the Philippines speak on reproductive health services. Ingente, Regina Dec 1, 2002 1431
Keeping an eye on a moving target: quality changes and challenges for nurses. Kirkman-Liff, Brad Nov 1, 2002 6333
A lesson in patient safety from `A Beautiful Mind'. . Grasha, Anthony F. Nov 1, 2002 2749
Applying information technologies to pump up operating room efficiency. (Information Systems & Technology). Lange-Kuitse, Deborah; Meadows, Ginny Sep 1, 2002 1009
New quality report published. (Short Takes: News at Deadline). Hawkins, James A. Brief Article Sep 1, 2002 239
Worth? What's good caregiving: there are myriad ways to show how much you value your frontline caregiver. Ready to walk the walk? (Frontline Caregiver). Zacharia, Mark Aug 1, 2002 3279
Patient safety bill. (Policy & Practice). Silverman, Jennifer; Peters, Sally Brief Article Jul 15, 2002 110
Variation in patient-reported quality among health care organizations. Solomon, Loel S.; Zaslavsky, Alan M.; Landon, Bruce E.; Cleary, Paul D. Jun 22, 2002 7750
Services needed. (Policy & Practice). Silverman, Jennifer Brief Article Jun 1, 2002 120
What's in a number? CMS quality-initiative data go live. (CMS Report Card). Bilyeu, Suzanne Jun 1, 2002 474
Grace period for beginning CMS electronic filing. (One-Year Extension Available). Peters, Sally May 1, 2002 401
Disease management set to undergo evaluation: Medicare demonstration project. (Practice Trends). Silverman, Jennifer Apr 15, 2002 396
Discrepancies between explicit and implicit review: physician and nurse assessments of complications and quality. Weingart, Saul N.; Davis, Roger B.; Palmer, R. Heather; Cahalane, Michael; Hamel, Mary Beth; Mukamal Statistical Data Included Apr 1, 2002 6308
Patient perspectives on the doctor of the future. Main, Deborah S.; Tressler, C.; Staudenmaier, A.; Judge, D.A.; Westfall, J.M.; Silverstein, M. Abstract Mar 1, 2002 224
Feasibility of National Surveillance of health-care-associated infections in home-care settings. (Perspective). Jarvis, William R. Statistical Data Included Mar 1, 2002 3321
Health care reform: still possible: now might be the time, if the proposal is crafted right. Emanuel, Ezekiel Mar 1, 2002 1716
The Medicare Squeeze. (Heart of the Matter). Goldstein, Sidney Feb 15, 2002 748
Regulatory reform team. (Policy & Practice). Silverman, Jennifer Feb 15, 2002 101
Quality initiative kicks off: Survey system will not change, says CMS. (News Fronts). Bilyeu, Suzanne Jan 1, 2002 482
Heroic measures: just bioethics in an unjust world: in its excitement over the quandries posed by biotechnology, bioethics is in danger of neglecting basic health care needs. What is needed is an understanding of ethics that emphasizes responsibility to others rather than rights. Zoloth, Laurie Nov 1, 2001 5661
Heroic Measures Needed to Save Managed Care. (Industry on Unacceptable Trajectory'). Macready, Norra Nov 1, 2001 502
Foreseeability: Vision to Keep You and Your Patients Safe. Middaugh, Donna J. Oct 1, 2001 1263
The Institute of Medicine's report on medical error: implications for pathology. (Letters to the editor). Best, Mark A. Letter to the Editor Oct 1, 2001 494
DISCLOSING MEDICARE INVESTIGATIONS. Silverman, Jennifer Sep 15, 2001 114
Improving Care for Depression in Organized Health Care Systems. VON KORFF, MICHAEL; UNUTZER, JURGEN; KATON, WAYNE; WELLS, KENNETH Jun 1, 2001 1184
PLANS FAVOR INDEPENDENT REVIEW. Silverman, Jennifer Brief Article Jun 1, 2001 152
Update on National Quality of Care Initiatives. Maddox, P.J. May 1, 2001 2736
NO NEW LAWSUITS. Silverman, Jennifer Brief Article Apr 15, 2001 114
Promoting Quality Through Measurement of Performance and Response: Prevention Success Stories. Gaynes, Robert Mar 1, 2001 1822
The Human Right to Health: A Right to the "Highest Attainable Standard of Health". Gostin, Lawrence O. Mar 1, 2001 1650
Babel, Justice, and Democracy: Reflections on a Shortage of Interpreters at a Public Hospital. DWYER, JAMES Mar 1, 2001 4461
Choosing and using a health plan. Pamphlet Feb 5, 2001 3666
QUALITY OF CARE CONCERNS. Peters, Sally Brief Article Dec 1, 2000 141
How to Speak Postmodern: Medicine, Illness, and Cultural Change. MORRIS, DAVID B. Nov 1, 2000 8104
Creating a Framework for `Patient Centeredness'. Curran, Connie R. Sep 1, 2000 1104
Continuous Quality Improvement and Controlled Trials Are Not Mutually Exclusive. Goldberg, Harold I. Aug 1, 2000 1713
Asthma Disease Managemet Programs Improve Clinical and Economic Outcomes. Sellers, Kathleen F.; Hargrove, Beverly; Jenkins, Paul Statistical Data Included Aug 1, 2000 1879
Management of Laboratory Test Results in Family Practice. MOLD, JAMES W.; CACY, DEBORAH S.; DALBIR, DINESH K. Aug 1, 2000 4441
Can Continuous Quality Improvement Be Assessed Using Randomized Trials? Samsa, Greg; Matchar, David Aug 1, 2000 5513
Outcomes from Use of an Evidence-Based Practice Guideline. Goode, Colleen J.; Tanaka, David J.; Krugman, Mary; O'Connor, Patricia A.; Bailey, Cherlyn; Deutchma Jul 1, 2000 3129
The Challenge of Variation in Medical Practice. James, Brent C.; Hammond, M. Elizabeth H. Jul 1, 2000 2386
The Oncologic Pathology Report. Zarbo, Richard J. Jul 1, 2000 6024
PRIMARY CARE ERROR REPORTING. Frieden, Joyce Brief Article May 15, 2000 109
Medical Error Accountability. EISENBERG, JOHN M. Brief Article May 1, 2000 669
Does the Use of Electronic Medical Records Improve Surrogate Patient Outcomes in Outpatient Settings? JERANT, ANTHONY F.; HILL, DAVID B. Apr 1, 2000 6216
Patient Quality and Safety Problems In the U.S. Health Care System: Challenges for Nursing. Wakefield, Mary K.; Maddox, P.J. Mar 1, 2000 3676
Managed Care Is Not the Problem. LAWRENCE, DAVID M. Jan 15, 2000 757
PRO & CON. Dec 1, 1999 703
DOCS WILL DECIDE! Kostreski, Farah Dec 1, 1999 162
MANAGED CARE CONFEREES. Kostreski, Farah Dec 1, 1999 136
Congress's watchful eye. PARSONS, YVONNE Nov 1, 1999 700
AMA TASK FORCES. Kostreski, Farah; Zwillich, Todd Oct 15, 1999 155
Effects of the Medicare Alzheimer's Disease Demonstration on Medicare Expenditures. Newcomer, Robert; Miller, Robert; Clay, Ted; Fox, Patrick Jun 22, 1999 11452
Impact of a DRG-based hospital financing system on quality and outcomes of care in Italy. Louis, Daniel Z.; Braga, Mario; Cicchetti, Americo; Rabinowitz, Carol; Laine, Christine; Gonnella, J Apr 1, 1999 3212
Scouting the legal landscape. Peck, Richard L. Interview Feb 1, 1999 1716
New Online Resource Assists With Quality of Care. Dec 22, 1998 422
General Counsel. Nelson, Robert Dec 1, 1998 837
Patterns of coordination and clinical outcomes: a study of surgical services. Young, Gary J.; Charns, Martin P.; Desai, Kamal; Khuri, Shukri F.; Forbes, Maureen G.; Henderson, Wi Dec 1, 1998 8141
Improving the quality of care for children in health systems. Homer, Charles J.; Kleinman, Lawrence C.; Goldmann, Donald A. Oct 1, 1998 6749
Getting the incentives right for children. Glied, Sherry Oct 1, 1998 6940
The Patient Bedside: A Battle Line of the Health Care Crisis. Monaco, John E. Brief Article Aug 1, 1998 954
A somewhat scary tour. Klitch, Beth A. Mar 1, 1998 1582
Putting quality of health care on the political agenda. Feeg, Veronica D. Editorial Mar 1, 1998 875
Quality assessment activities in Latin America and the Caribbean. Cruz, Jose Ramiro; Schalla, William; Larsen, Sandra A. Dec 1, 1997 1547
The impact of insurance type and forced discontinuity on the delivery of primary care. Flocke, Susan A.; Stange, Kurt C.; Zyzanski, Stephen J. Aug 1, 1997 4585
Pioneering new ways to ensure quality health care. Wakefield, Mary K. Jul 1, 1997 1646
Quality assessment tools add value. Paul, Les Oct 1, 1996 2119
A tightrope for the '90s. Silen, William Oct 1, 1996 854
Learning how to learn: the key to CQI. Rubin, Irwin Oct 1, 1996 3508
Monitoring and evaluating the delivery of services under managed care. Hadley, James P.; Wolf, Linda F. Jun 22, 1996 1967
System change: quality assessment and improvement for Medicaid managed care. Smith, Wally R.; Cotter, J. James; Rossiter, Louis F. Jun 22, 1996 8053
Meet the accreditors. Hyatt, Laura Jun 1, 1996 735
Using physician claims to identify postoperative complications of carotid endarterectomy. Mitchell, Janet B.; Ballard, David J.; Whisnant, Jack P.; Ammering, Carol J.; Matchar, David B.; Sam Jun 1, 1996 3107
Medical staff handling of concerns with physicians' performance. Hooper, Robert G. Feb 1, 1996 1654
Values and roles in primary care. Lamberts, Henk; Hofmans-Okkes, Inge Feb 1, 1996 1562
Awards recognizing quality in health care. Roth, Laurence G. Jan 1, 1996 2571
Stimulating high performance in frontline staff. Blumberg, Lesley Z. Nov 1, 1995 2074
Quantification of quality: a commentary. Casebolt, John M. Oct 1, 1995 1060
Qualitative research and clinical care. Gilchrist, Valerie J.; Engel, John D. Editorial Sep 1, 1995 1375
Reading and evaluating qualitative research studies. Elder, Nancy C.; Miller, William L. Sep 1, 1995 5139
Herding stats: the quality measurement dilemma. Vavala, Donna Aug 1, 1995 3207
Health promotion/disease prevention guideline development: process and results. Mischler, Nicholas E. Aug 1, 1995 2045
Management knowledge and skills required by U.K. and U.S. medical directors. O'Neill, Declan Aug 1, 1995 1941
The marriage of risk management and the process of patient care. Ray, John Jul 1, 1995 3074
Interdisciplinary, functional approach to quality review. Gropper, Elise I. Jul 1, 1995 1189
Issues in measuring and improving health care quality. Friedman, Maria A. Jun 22, 1995 6843
Health Care Quality Improvement Program: a new approach. Gagel, Barbara J. Jun 22, 1995 4383
Toward a 21st century quality-measurement system for managed-care organizations. Armstead, Rodney C.; Elstein, Paul; Gorman, John Jun 22, 1995 5568
Measuring quality of care under Medicare and Medicaid. Jencks, Stephen F. Jun 22, 1995 6608
A data-driven approach to improving the care of in-center hemodialysis patients. McClellan, William M.; Frederick, Pamela R.; Helgerson, Steven D.; Hayes, Risa P.; Ballard, David J. Jun 22, 1995 4687
Agreement between physicians' office records and Medicare Part B claims data. Fowles, Jinnet B.; Lawthers, Ann G.; Weiner, Jonathan P.; Garnick, Deborah W.; Petrie, Doris S.; Pal Jun 22, 1995 5051
When push comes to shove: implementing VBAC practice guidelines. Lehrfeld, Richard Jun 1, 1995 3804
Women need to learn the rules of the game to advance in medical management. Linney, Barbara J. Jun 1, 1995 3180
Assessing the impact of continuous quality improvement/total quality management: concept versus implementation. Shortell, Stephen M.; O'Brien, James L.; Carman, James M.; Foster, Richard W.; Hughes, Edward F.X.; Jun 1, 1995 6398
Important considerations in using indicators to profile providers. Pine, Michael May 1, 1995 5118
Involving vendors in continuous quality improvement efforts. McDevitt, Mary C. Mar 1, 1995 766
Appendix: Methodology. Topic Overview Jan 1, 1995 2498
Hospitals' newest challenge: designing in quality. Baehr, Loretta J. Dec 1, 1994 1366
A study of clinical guidelines. Sharp, John R. Dec 1, 1994 2010
Quality and health care reform. Brody, Howard Nov 1, 1994 2515
Formatting and presenting quality data to medical staffs and hospital boards. Hebbeler, Greg Oct 1, 1994 1010
Continuity of care: some experiences and thoughts. Volpe, Frank J. Sep 1, 1994 2128
Credentialing in managed care. Schneikart, Madeline Sep 1, 1994 738
Economic credentialing is here to stay. Trentalance, Albert E. Sep 1, 1994 1435
Quality standards compliance for mammography facilities. Aug 19, 1994 441
Cookbook medicine. Harding, Jonathan Aug 1, 1994 2570
The Cat in the Hat Comes Back. Burton, Richard M. Jun 1, 1994 828
A case of wrongful use of quality management. Trentalance, Albert E. Jun 1, 1994 585
Twelve questions to ask about your outcomes monitoring system - part II. Pine, Michael May 1, 1994 2463
Defining the health care product to ensure quality and manage costs. Burns, John Feb 1, 1994 1334
Is the American health care delivery system ready for change? Davis, W. Grayburn Feb 1, 1994 1714
PT surveys: monitoring corrective action. Nichter, Elizabeth Ann Jan 1, 1994 835
Quality improvement in the era of health reform. Jones, Frederic G. Nov 1, 1993 2376
What's ahead on quality: the managed care perspective. Schoenbaum, Stephen C. Nov 1, 1993 1286
Performance appraisal in the age of TQM. Kusy, Mitchell Sep 1, 1993 1375
An integrated model for measuring management performance. Schutt, David C. Sep 1, 1993 3962
Adventures in qualityland. Galen, Apollo Jul 1, 1993 1126
The continuing quest for excellence in health care delivery. Burton, Richard M. Jul 1, 1993 4136
A new role for ambulatory care: managing the system. Barnett, Albert E. Jul 1, 1993 1239
Informed decision making: the new paradigm. Brophy, Joseph T. Jul 1, 1993 1221
Reinvigorating stalled CQI efforts through physician involvement. Lewis, Al Jul 1, 1993 2460
The private practitioner in hospital quality assurance. Logan, J.A., III Jul 1, 1993 925
Quality improvement's new focus yields quantitative results. Brewster, Alan C. May 1, 1993 2345
Reporting quality of health care to the board. Fleming, Gary A. May 1, 1993 1995
Price controls: on the one hand ... and on the other. Langwell, Kathryn Mar 22, 1993 2357
Health Outcomes Institute is established. Mar 22, 1993 397
Continuous quality improvement for continuity of care. Kibbe, David C.; Bentz, Eleanor; McLaughlin, Curtis P. Mar 1, 1993 3266
Papanicolaou smear quality assurance: providing feedback to physicians. Curtis, Peter; Skinner, Bron; Varenholt, John J.; Addison, Lois; Resnick, Jacqueline; Kebede, Mizanu Mar 1, 1993 2420
TQM: a paradigm for physicians. Snyder, David A. Mar 1, 1993 1133
Bundling services saves everybody time. Siedelmann, Janice Mar 1, 1993 1676
The relationship between adjusted hospital mortality and the results of peer review. Hartz, Arthur J.; Gottlieb, Mark S.; Kuhn, Evelyn M.; Rimm, Alfred A. Feb 1, 1993 3072
Combining information about process and outcomes to improve medical care. Pine, Joan Jan 1, 1993 1921
The National Practitioner Data Bank: the first 18 months. Mullan, Fitzhugh Jan 1, 1993 2372
Physicians can benefit from a patient-focused hospital. Glassford, G.H. Jan 1, 1993 1071
The protocol solution: a mildly acidic commentary. Goldfield, Norbert Nov 1, 1992 1439
Total quality management: care dealers vs. car dealers. Rubin, Irwin M. Sep 1, 1992 2972
Quality management remains top medical manager responsibility. Grebenschikoff, Jennifer Sep 1, 1992 1106
Sometimes we're our own worst enemies. Mandell, William J. Sep 1, 1992 2097
Moving from quality assurance to continuous quality improvement. Zusman, Jack Jul 1, 1992 3438
Reducing health care costs: a case for quality. Hughs, Jay M. Jul 1, 1992 2369
It depends on the cookbook. Sagall, Richard J. Jun 1, 1992 706
Impaired physician scenario draws large response. Haun, John P. May 1, 1992 3289
A new perspective on quality. Schroeder, Norman J., II May 1, 1992 1168
The limits of medical quality assurance systems. Burton, Richard M. May 1, 1992 2109
Comparison of electrocardiogram interpretations by family physicians, a computer, and a cardiology service. Woolley, Douglas; Henck, Mark; Luck, Jerry Apr 1, 1992 3054
Good quality care increases hospital profits under prospective payment. Hsia, David C.; Ahern, Cathaleen A. Mar 22, 1992 4900
Promising, and delivering health care value. Diller, James G. Mar 1, 1992 1428
Data bank incomplete and future cloudy. Lapinski, Jim Mar 1, 1992 3691
I was a Medi-cop. Lemay, Linda J. Mar 1, 1992 1342
Adapting the SERVQUAL scale to hospital services: an empirical investigation. Babakus, Emin; Mangold, W. Glynn Feb 1, 1992 5758
Implementing a quality assessment program. Fleming, Gary A. Jan 1, 1992 1472
How to make CQI work for you. Melum, Mara Minerva Nov 1, 1991 2093
Total quality management and the utilization review process. Milakovich, Michael Nov 1, 1991 1851
The use of billing data in quality improvement. Mendenhall, Stanley Nov 1, 1991 2810
From quality assurance to continuous quality improvement. Thompson, Richard E. Sep 1, 1991 3150
The Physicians Practice Profile: a piece of the quality puzzle. Roth, Laurence G. Sep 1, 1991 3291
The eternal triangle: cost, access, and quality. Friedman, Emily Jul 1, 1991 3581
Medicare's prospective payment system: a critical appraisal. Coulam, Robert F.; Gaumer, Gary L. Jan 1, 1991 28621
What governing boards expect from physician executives. Bader, Barry S. Jan 1, 1991 2830
Helping physicians manage challenging patient encounters. Shusterich, Kurt M. Jan 1, 1991 1692
Health care outcomes assessment. Kellie, Shirley E. Nov 1, 1990 1805
Integration of quality assessment and physician incentives. Schlackman, Neil Sep 1, 1990 2193
Applying futuristic technology to the priorities of the past. Brandt, Robert I. Sep 1, 1990 1344
Clinical practice guidelines: promise or illusion? Salluzzo, Richard F. Jul 1, 1990 2565
Management must role for physicians. Ellis, Randy Jul 1, 1990 1494
Cholesterol testing under fire; Congress reviews situation. Jan 1, 1990 630
Toward a definition of quality. Long, Hugh W. Sep 1, 1989 2300
Severity of illness: red herring or horse of a different color? Goldschmidt, Peter G. Sep 1, 1989 3530
Red herring or horse of a different color? Goldschnidt, Peter G. Jul 1, 1989 3067
Quality control: the nexus goal of purchasers and providers. Stack, Ruth H. column Jul 1, 1989 641
Shared planning: a new foundation for quality criteria. Green, Jerry A. May 1, 1989 1653
HIV-infected physicians and the practice of seriously invasive procedures. Gostin, Lawrence Jan 1, 1989 6077
HCFA setting its agenda for reforms to seek in 1988. column Oct 1, 1986 1283

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