Health Performance Measurement in the Public Sector:: Principles and Policies for Implementing an Information Network
Panel on Performance Measures and Data for Public Health Performance Partnership Grants, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council
National Academies Press, Mar 31, 1999 - Medical - 192 pages
There is growing interest in using performance measurement as a means of holding federal, state, and local health agencies accountable for their use of public funds. Health Performance Measurement in the Public Sector is the second of two books for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on using and improving performance measurement in publicly funded health programs and the implications for data needs and systems.