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Slide Presentation of the 2007 National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR)

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Released March 3, 2008

This is the text version of the National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) 2007 slide presentation. Select to access the PowerPoint®Slides (555 KB).


Slide 1: 2007 National Healthcare Quality Report (NHDR)
Slide 2: Annual Median Rate of Change
Slide 3: Improvement in Core Measures
Slide 4: Variation in Health Care Quality
Slide 5: Example of Decreased Variation
Slide 6: Patient Safety
Slide 7: Rates of Improvement
Slide 8: Rates of Improvement (continued)
Slide 9: Patient Safety Data
Slide 10: Origin of NHQR
Slide 11: NHQR and NHDR Goals
Slide 12: NHQR and NHDR Framework
Slide 13: Relationship Between NHDR and NHQR
Slide 14: NHQR/NHDR Content and Organization
Slide 15: New in the 2007 NHQR
Slide 16: For more information...


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