Guide Designed To Help Hospitals Reduce Variation In CareModern Healthcare: AHA Guide Takes Aim At Variation In Care
The American Hospital Association has released a guide to help hospitals and health care systems reduce inappropriate variation in areas such as end-of-life care, imaging, emergency services and obstetrics. Issued as part of the AHA's Hospital in Pursuit of Excellence initiative, the 44-page guide ... includes case studies, best practices, and strategies for understanding and measuring variation (McKinney, 2/9). This is part of the KHN Morning Briefing, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.