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HQAHospital Quality Alliance
HQAHigh Quality Audio
HQAHealth Quality Assurance (various locations)
HQAHabitat Quality Assessment (measure of natural habitat)
HQAHuntington Quality Associates (Huntington, IN)
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HQA = exp [[z.summation over (j=1)] [[beta].sub.j] ([n.summation over (i=1)] [X.sub.ij,t+1]/n - [m.summation over (i=1)] [X.sub.ij,t]/m)] (7)
The HQA shows habitat diversity in relation to natural characteristics, such as tree roots, various shoals, vegetation structure, macrophyte diversity.
Improving Scores ED Satisfaction 80% 87% Inpatient Survey 65% 81% Outpatient Survey 50% 95% HQA 80% 90%
The Hospital Compare website was created through the efforts of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Hospital Quality Alliance (HQA).
The Joint Commission has decided to implement the Hospital-Based Inpatient Psychiatric Services (HBIPS) measure set while it waits for the measures' endorsement by the National Quality Forum (NQF) and approval by the Hospital Quality Alliance (HQA).
--At the beginning, it was the responsibility of the C4IS Office of the HQA, in co-ordination with the G3.
The American Nurses Association (ANA), The American Hospital Association (AHA), Federation of American Hospitals (FAH), and Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) launched the Hospital Quality Alliance (HQA), a national public-private collaboration to encourage hospitals to voluntarily collect and report hospital quality performance information.
"Recognizing the efforts under way by the Ambulatory Care Quality Alliance (AQA), the Hospital Quality Alliance (HQA) and the Pharmacy Quality Alliance (PQA), a similar public-private collaboration is needed to address quality challenges in long term care settings," Ignagni said.
The HQA is a joint effort of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, the American Hospital Association, and consumer groups, including the AARP.
Cannock-based management consultancy HQA has designed and developed new software for the implementation of ISO 9001/2000 quality management systems.
In support of Hqa and H1b, individual-level salesperson explanatory variables (satisfaction and trust) were significantly related to organizational commitment ([[gamma].sub.10], [[gamma].sub.20]: p < 0.01).