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Figure 1. National Healthcare Quality Report Conceptual Framework
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Source: Developed by Edward Kelley, Ph.D., Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, AHRQ, Rockville, MD. Reprinted by permission of Edward Kelley.
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