, in conjunction with the American Diabetes Association (ADA), NCQA and HCFA has developed a robust disease specific health status/outcomes measure called the Diabetes Quality Improvement Project (DQIP).
Among the researchers from FACCT joining HealthGrades is Susan Prows, Ph.
To achieve this goal, FACCT created research-based tools to help people make quality-based decisions, developed consumer-focused quality measures, supported public education about healthcare quality, fostered efforts to collect quality data and informed public policy.
The breast cancer measures are one set of condition-specific measures being proposed by the FACCT
His work at FACCT has made a valuable contribution toward improving the quality of care patients receive as well as helping to improve our health care system as a whole.
It was recently announced that FACCT will be ending its operations by the end of 2004.
is a national organization improving health care for Americans by advocating for an accountable and accessible system where consumers are partners in their care and help shape the delivery of care.
is a national organization working to improve health care for Americans by advocating for an accountable and accessible system where consumers are partners in their care and help shape the delivery of care.
Medical Director, Pacific Business Group on Health; Member, HEDIS Committee, NCQA; Member, FACCT
Measures Council; Associate Clinical Professor, University of California - San Francisco Medical Center; Medical Doctorate Degree, Tufts University; and author of 30 book chapters and articles on managed care program design;
Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, FACCT
is a not-for-profit organization whose focus is aiding people to make better health decisions.
28 /PRNewswire/ -- At its annual recognition dinner tonight, FACCT
-- The Foundation for Accountability -- will present 1999 Ellwood Awards to five leaders for their efforts to create a consumer-focused, information-driven health care system.
As the recent Readers Digest MORI poll shows, the general public do not have the correct faccts about asylum seekers.