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The 2004 National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) extends the baseline established in the 2003 report for a set of health care quality measures across four dimensions of quality—effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.
Key Themes and Highlights
Chapter 1. Introduction and Methods
Chapter 2. Effectiveness
End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
HIV and AIDS
Maternal and Child Health
Nursing Home and Home Health Care
Chapter 3. Patient Safety
Chapter 4. Timeliness
Chapter 5. Patient Centeredness
List of Measures