Hospital-specific GQS confirmed failure rates are calculated from data elements extracted from computerized Massachusetts PRO (MassPRO) "review abstracts" of patients discharged between April 1, 1989 and September 30, 1990.
Of the 65,523 cases reviewed by MassPRO a total of 1,417 cases have at least one confirmed failure -- an overall confirmed failure rate of 2.16 percent.
He is the senior scientist at Masspro, an organization dedicated to health-care quality founded by the Massachusetts Medical Society.
All H1N1 vaccination clinics will be posted on the Masspro Flu Clinic Web site at http://flu.masspro.org by tomorrow, Mr.
To help people find a flu shot, the state DPH has set up the public flu clinic finder MassPRO
. Its Web site (http://flu.masspro.org) lists flu clinics.