Patient-centered Care Measures for the National Health Care Quality Report

Publication Date: May 2000

Publisher: FACCT - The Foundation for Accountability

Author(s): Christina Bethell

Research Area: FACCT

Keywords: Patient-centered; national health care; quality measures; patient safety

Type: Brief


An executive summary of a paper that outlines a rationale and method for incorporating measures of patient centered care in the National Health Care Quality Report as a complement to other categories of importance; patient safety, effectiveness, promptness and efficiency. May, 2000.