Quality and Performance Measurement

Patient Safety Data Resources NASHP sponsored a live, interactive Web conference on January 17, 2006, that focused on successful state efforts to use adverse event data to improve patient safety.  The Webcast was recorded and is available to view:  view the Webcast. View the presenters’ slides for the Webcast. Maximizing the Use of Adverse Event Data […]

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  • Publications

    Since 2000, the National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP) and The Commonwealth Fund have conducted state learning consortia – in the Assuring better Child Health and Development (ABCD) initiative – dedicated to improving the delivery of child development services to young children who are Medicaid beneficiaries. The work of the eight ABCD states has […]

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  • Publications

    As policy makers – and as purchasers of health care services for a sizable share of the market – states have unique opportunities to leverage their regulatory and purchasing power to address racial and ethnic health disparities. This study provides a snapshot of the use of purchasing and the regulation of health care services to […]

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    April 9, 2002 | Filed under: Publications, Quality and Performance Measurement