How Can Policymakers Improve Public Reporting of Quality Data? 4 Lessons

Policymakers may improve the rate of hospitals publicly reporting quality data and the outcomes of reporting by heeding four lessons from the Leapfrog Group's efforts, according to a study in Health Affairs.

The authors studied hospitals that were asked by the Leapfrog Group to publicly report their progress on certain safety measures, including the use of computerized drug order entry and staffing intensive care units with intensivists.

Click here to read the full story on the four lessons in Becker's Hospital Review.

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