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Care that Matters: Quality Measurement and Health Care
Family Medicine and Community Health Publications and Presentations
  • Barry G. Saver, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Stephen A. Martin, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Ronald N. Adler, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Lucy M. Candib, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Konstantinos E. Deligiannidis, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Jeremy Golding, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Daniel J. Mullin, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Michele Roberts, Freelance Science Writer
  • Stefan Topolski, University of Massachusetts Medical School
UMMS Affiliation
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
Date
11-17-2015
Document Type
Article
Abstract

Barry Saver and colleagues caution against the use of process and performance metrics as health care quality measures in the United States.

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Citation: Saver BG, Martin SA, Adler RN, Candib LM, Deligiannidis KE, Golding J, Mullin DJ, Roberts M, Topolski S. Care that Matters: Quality Measurement and Health Care. PLoS Med. 2015 Nov 17;12(11):e1001902. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001902. eCollection 2015 Nov. PubMed PMID: 26574742. Link to article on publisher's site

Copyright: © 2015 Saver et al. This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

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Keywords
  • Behavioral and social aspects of health,
  • Decision making,
  • Diabetes mellitus,
  • Games,
  • Health care,
  • Health economics,
  • Medicare,
  • Public finance
PubMed ID
26574742
Creative Commons License
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
Citation Information
Barry G. Saver, Stephen A. Martin, Ronald N. Adler, Lucy M. Candib, et al.. "Care that Matters: Quality Measurement and Health Care" Vol. 12 Iss. 11 (2015) ISSN: 1549-1676
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/barry_saver/47/