clinical governance

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clinical governance

n
(Medicine) a systematic approach to raising standards of health care and tackling poor performance in hospitals
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Meaningful users of EHRs had better scores, but only in continuous quality improvement and risk stratification.
He introduces the theory behind continuous quality improvement, but his focus is on the real, day-to-day, practical workflow.
Devi developed quality manuals, and educated staff in continuous quality improvement. She introduced contemporary practices to rehabilitation nursing such as promoting resident independence in personal care.
"This is about continuous quality improvement and raising the standards to ensure that all medical schools are providing the highest quality of medical education in the world," said Colenda.
On August 30-31, NAPCWA staff and public agency members attended a National Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) Working Meeting sponsored by the National Resource Center for Organizational Improvement (NRCOI).
The first cornerstone of continuous quality improvement is identifying, documenting, and embedding highly measurable claims best practices into your culture.
A carefully designed plan for ongoing validation creates a climate that supports continuous quality improvement at both the program and system level.
“Earning ISO 9001:2008 certification demonstrates to our customers, suppliers and stakeholders that Scorpion Performance is focused on its commitment to continuous quality improvement within all levels of our organization.
The Abu Dhabi-based and operated services management company achieved the international standard, which recognises organizations that demonstrate highly effective business processes, commitment to continuous quality improvement, and a focus on customer satisfaction.
"The intent of the program is to engage our employees in our mission of continuous quality improvement and solicit their participation in achievement of our vision.
Ruthin-based Coleg Llysfasi, which is now part of the Deeside College Group of Colleges, has been awarded the prestigious mark for its dedication to continuous quality improvement for its learners.
Abu Dhabi The Health Authority Abu Dhabi (Haad), the regulatory body of the health care sector in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi announced yesterday its new Clinical Laboratory Standards, a tool to enable a reliable level of laboratory services within Abu Dhabi, and to encourage continuous quality improvement.
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