How Patient Partners Influence Quality Improvement Efforts.

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Summary of "How Patient Partners Influence Quality Improvement Efforts."

There is growing acknowledgement that patients are key stakeholders in improving quality of medical care, yet a key barrier to integrating patients into quality improvement teams (QITs) as patient partners is the lack of evidence of their impact. This mixed-method study was conducted to identify the ways patient partners influence QITs and to document the extent of patient partners' impact.


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Name: Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety
ISSN: 1553-7250
Pages: 186-195


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