Offering the latest news in health care quality and safety, the ISQua blog also features guest posts from the best and brightest in the industry.

Deepening our understanding of quality improvement in Europe (DUQuE)

By | May. 6, 2014 |

Oxford University Press have provided advanced access to the DUQuE Study. The following is an excerpt from the article which will be published in the April 2014 26 (2) Edition of the International Journal for Quality in Health Care.

Making the switch from clinical practice to HTA

By | Apr. 24, 2014 |

Just because everything is different doesn't mean anything has changed.

Irene Peter

Using Experience-based Co-design (EBCD) to improve the quality of healthcare

By | Apr. 8, 2014 |

Following a recent ISQua webinar by Professor Glenn Robert on the topic of using the ‘Experience-based Co-design’ approach to improve the quality of health care services,

EDINBURGH 30th ISQua/WHO CONFERENCE EXPERIENCE

By | Dec. 10, 2013 |

The day was Friday the 11th October 2013 and around 11:00am Edinburgh local time; I landed at Edinburgh International Airport for my first time in Scotland (UK).

Healthcare Quality and Safety in India- Current Scenario

By | Oct. 15, 2013 |

In India, since 2006, it has been a golden time for Healthcare Quality and Safety with the inception of National Accreditation Board for

The Role of Team Effectiveness in Healthcare Delivery: a Case Study of Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra, Ghana

By | Oct. 2, 2013 |

Background

The use of formal work groups and work teams in organizations has increased dramatically since the 1990s according to Bayerlein and Harris (1998).

Resilient Heath Care

By | Aug. 29, 2013 |

Properly performing health care systems require concepts and methods that match their complexity. Resilience engineering provides that capability.

Regulating the quality of health care: Lessons from hospital accreditation in Australia and Indonesia

By | Aug. 21, 2013 |

Regulation of the quality of care is a key challenge for governments, particularly because of the complexities of defining and measuring quality.

Integrated Care: A Vision in Need of a Quality Improvement Strategy

By | Aug. 16, 2013 |

Over the past two decades an important demographic and epidemiological transition has taken place in high- and middle-income countries

Patient Reported Outcomes Measures

By | Aug. 8, 2013 |

here is a growing interest in the development of new outcome measures that allow for a better and more efficient assessment of what matters most

Impact evaluation of a quality improvement intervention on maternal and child health outcomes in Northern Ghana: early assessment of a national scale-up project

By | Feb. 26, 2013 |

Quality improvement (QI) methods,

Handbook on Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety

By | Feb. 21, 2013 |

Patient safety and Quality of Healthcare are two sides of same coin. History of evolution of quality in healthcare is as old as its counterpart in manufacturing sector.

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