What sorts of metrics assess quality improvement?
A quality metric allows a user to quantify the quality of a selected aspect of care by comparing it to a criterion. There are different types of quality metrics:
In addition, the cost of care, efficiency of care and value of care are measures that can inform decision-makers regarding performance. Each metric helps provide a more complete picture of the health care quality status of an organization.
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