Creating a total quality health care environment

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Abstract

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
Volume16
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1991

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Quality of Health Care
process management
quality assurance
health professionals
Motivation
incentive
manager
health care
Pressure
Costs and Cost Analysis
Health
market
costs
management
Healthcare
Total quality
Health professionals
Costs
Incentives
Managers

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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Creating a total quality health care environment. / Milakovich, Michael E.

In: Health Care Management Review, Vol. 16, No. 2, 1991, p. 9-20.

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