Accession Number:

ADA026658

Title:

Quality Assurance in the 20th Century: Will it Lead to Improved Health in the 21st,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Report Date:

1975-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

46.0

Abstract:

This paper reviews ongoing developments in measurement of the quality of medical care and efforts to assure the quality of medical care services in the United States. It recommends several topics in need of continued research to solve methods problems in measurement of the quality of care. The paper also proposes the outlines of a quality assurance system for the 1980s and beyond.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE