Dental Quality Alliance(DQA): Defining Quality in Healthcare
You will receive 1 unit(s) of continuing education credit upon successful completion of this course. The purchase price of this course is $41.00

Description:
This course includes an overview of the importance and imperativeness of improving healthcare quality.

Authors:
ADA Council on Dental Benefit Programs, George Isham, DDS
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Learning Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, the participant should be able to:
  1. Gain knowledge on the importance and imperativeness of improving healthcare quality
  2. Examine emerging trends in the importance and imperativeness of improving healthcare quality
  3. Review measurement techniques in the importance and imperativeness of improving healthcare quality


Abstract:
Why should we be focusing on quality? What is the difference between quality of health and quality of healthcare? This course will focus on these questions and also present the Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) six aims in relation to quality of health. Course topics include an overview of the importance and imperativeness of improving healthcare quality.

Outline:
  1. Introduction by Dr. George Isham
    1. Understanding the importance and imperativeness of improving healthcare quality





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