Creating a total quality health care environment

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Until recently, health professionals lacked incentives to integrate internal management processes, depending instead on external quality assurance and regulatory standards. Competitive markets and increased regulatory pressures now encourage managers to reorient systems from a cost-driven reimbursement approach to the implementation of Total Quality Care as a management strategy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)9-20
Number of pages12
JournalHealth Care Management Review
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1991


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Strategy and Management
  • Health Policy
  • Leadership and Management
  • Health(social science)
  • Health Professions(all)

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