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Slide Presentation of the 2007 Annual Meeting of AHRQ

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3: Check Progress and Monitor Strategy

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  • Gather data on measures selected to monitor progress
  • Analyze data on measures to monitor progress
  • Evaluate progress made against predefined criteria
  • Implement further changes as needed


Example: One center focused on caring about people and developed several small activities, such as calling patients by name. This center conducted a short survey at different points in time to assess whether staff addressed patients by name, treated them with respect, and whether they were put on a machine in a timely manner.

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