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Value Based Health Care : Linking Finance and Quality.

Author/Creator:
Dlugacz, Yosef D.
Publication:
Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2009.
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Book
1 online resource (227 pages)
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
Medical care -- United States -- Quality control.
Medical economics.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
The Author Yosef D. Dlugacz, PhD, is senior vice president and chief of Clinical Quality, Education, and Research, Krasnoff Quality Management Institute, a division of the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System.
Contents:
Value Based Health Care: Linking Finance and Quality
CONTENTS
FIGURES AND TABLES
PREFACE
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
THE AUTHOR
INTRODUCTION
PART 1: BASIC PRINCIPLES OF QUALITY MANAGEMENT
CHAPTER 1: DRIVERS OF CHANGE
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
EXTERNAL DRIVERS
INTERNAL DRIVERS
SUMMARY
KEY TERMS
THINGS TO THINK ABOUT
CHAPTER 2: IMPROVING PATIENT SAFETY
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
UNDERSTANDING QUALITY MEASURES
WORKING WITH QUALITY INFORMATION
MEASURING VALUE
ASKING QUESTIONS VIA DATA
PRESENTING RESULTS
EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION IMPROVES PATIENT SAFETY
SUMMARY
KEY TERMS
THINGS TO THINK ABOUT
CHAPTER 3: FOCUS ON THE PATIENT
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION AND PATIENT-FOCUSED CARE
HANDOFF INFORMATION TRANSFER
SBAR
BARRIERS TO EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION
STRATEGIES TO REDUCE BARRIERS
CARE AND COMMUNICATION GUIDELINES
PATIENT EDUCATION
NEAR-MISS REPORTING
CHRONIC DISEASE MANAGEMENT
TASK FORCES
PATIENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
COMPASSIONATE CARING
SUMMARY
KEY TERMS
THINGS TO THINK ABOUT
CHAPTER 4: UNDERSTANDING PROCESSES, OUTCOMES, AND COSTS
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
SOME EVENTS SHOULD NEVER OCCUR
LEADERS' ROLE IN GOOD OUTCOMES
PHYSICIANS' ROLE IN GOOD OUTCOMES
FINANCIAL VALUE OF GOOD OUTCOMES
CHANGING THE TRADITIONAL CULTURE
SUMMARY
KEY TERMS
THINGS TO THINK ABOUT
PART 2: GETTING DOWN TO BUSINESS
CHAPTER 5: THE VALUE OF PREVENTION
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
THE PROMOTION OF PREVENTION
THE PROBLEMS WITH PREVENTION
THE PATIENT'S ROLE
PREVENTION MEASURES
REGULATORY GROUPS' ROLE IN PREVENTION
DATA'S ROLE IN PROMOTING PREVENTION
MANAGEMENT OF CHRONIC CONDITIONS
PREVENTION IN AMBULATORY CARE
PROACTIVE PREVENTION IN THE HOSPITAL
NATIONAL PATIENT SAFETY GOALS
TECHNOLOGY AND PREVENTION
SUMMARY.
KEY TERMS
THINGS TO THINK ABOUT
CHAPTER 6: THE COST OF SENTINEL EVENTS
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
CHANGING THE INCIDENT ANALYSIS FRAMEWORK
THE VALUE OF ROOT CAUSE ANALYSIS
MONITORING BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
ELIMINATING NEVER EVENTS
IMPROVING ERROR REPORTS
QUALITY MANAGEMENT'S ROLE IN CONTROLLING ADVERSE EVENTS
THE TRADITIONAL HIERARCHY LEADS TO ERRORS
THE ECONOMICS OF MALPRACTICE
SUMMARY
KEY TERMS
THINGS TO THINK ABOUT
CHAPTER 7: MANAGING EXPENSES IN A HIGH-RISK ENVIRONMENT
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
IMPROVING COST IN THE ICU
MATCH THE RESOURCES TO THE PATIENT
END-OF-LIFE CARE
SUSTAINING CHANGE
IMPROVING OPERATING ROOM EFFICIENCY
IMPROVING OVERSIGHT
MANAGING THROUGHPUT
SUMMARY
KEY TERMS
THINGS TO THINK ABOUT
CHAPTER 8: IMPROVING COMMUNICATION AND ESTABLISHING TRUST
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
DEVELOPING TRUST
THE ROLE OF QUALITY MANAGEMENT IN INCREASING TRUST
TRANSPARENCY, TRACERS, AND TRUST
ESTABLISHING A COMMON LANGUAGE
SUSTAINING CHANGE
MONITORING CARE
ASSESSING COMPETENCY
THE ROLE OF REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS IN ENSURING COMPETENCY
MEDICAL STAFF CREDENTIALING
OBJECTIFYING COMPETENCY
STAFFING EFFECTIVENESS
PROMOTING COMPETENCY
SUMMARY
KEY TERMS
THINGS TO THINK ABOUT
CHAPTER 9: PROMOTING A SAFE ENVIRONMENT OF CARE
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
COMMUNICATION ACROSS DISCIPLINES
WORKING TOGETHER TO IDENTIFY AND SOLVE PROBLEMS
IMPROVING PROCESSES
MONITORING SAFETY
ENSURING ACCOUNTABILITY
MAINTAINING A SAFE ENVIRONMENT
ESTABLISHING OVERSIGHT
COMMUNICATING ABOUT SAFETY
ASSESSING AND IMPROVING THE ENVIRONMENT
SUMMARY
KEY TERMS
THINGS TO THINK ABOUT
CHAPTER 10: CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
USEFUL WEB SITES
CENTERS FOR MEDICARE AND MEDICAID SERVICES
CMS HOSPITAL COMPARE
CMS VALUE-DRIVEN HEALTH CARE.
COMMITTEE TO REDUCE INFECTION DEATHS
INSTITUTE FOR HEALTHCARE IMPROVEMENT
JOINT COMMISSION
LEAPFROG GROUP
INDEX.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Dlugacz, Yosef D. Value Based Health Care
ISBN:
9780470498101
9780470281673
OCLC:
476750340