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OECD Reviews of Health Care Quality.

Author: OECD Publishing
Publisher: Paris : OECD Publishing, 2013.
Series: OECD reviews of health care quality.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This report reviews the quality of health care in Sweden. It begins by providing an overview of the range of policies and practices aimed at supporting quality of care in Sweden (Chapter 1). It then focuses on three key areas particularly relevant to elderly populations: strengthening primary care in Sweden (Chapter 2), better assurance for quality in long-term care (Chapter 3), and improving care after hip fracture  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Publishing, OECD.
OECD Reviews of Health Care Quality: Sweden 2013.
Paris : OECD Publishing, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: OECD Publishing
ISBN: 9789264204799 9264204792
OCLC Number: 867930894
Notes: Database references.
Description: 1 online resource (212 pages).
Contents: Foreword; Acknowledgements; Table of contents; Acronyms and abbreviations; Executive summary; Assessment and recommendations; From quality assessment of single services to quality assuring whole pathways of care; Strengthening primary care; Better assurance for quality in long-term care; Improving care after hip fracture and stroke; Quality of health care in Sweden; Introduction; Context; Health system design; Assuring the quality of inputs to the Swedish health care system; Health system standards and guidelines; Measuring and reporting on quality. Strengthening the role of patients by capturing patient experiencesPublic reporting of performance; Health system improvement; Patient safety; Conclusions; Notes; Bibliography; Primary care and care co-ordination in Sweden; Introduction; The configuration of primary care in Sweden; Quality and outcomes of primary care in Sweden; Maximising primary care's contribution to high quality, co-ordinated care in Sweden; Conclusions; Note; Bibliography; Database references; Long-term care in Sweden; Introduction; Comparing long-term care in Sweden to other OECD countries. Strengthening measurement of LTC qualityReinforcing quality assurance to complement transparency and competition; Pursuing initiatives incentivising integration; Conclusions; Notes; Bibliography; Database references; Care after hip fracture and stroke in Sweden; Introduction; The burden of stroke and hip fracture in Sweden; Characteristics of high quality care after stroke or hip fracture; Quality initiatives and related outcomes in Sweden; The pathway of care after stroke or hip fracture in Sweden; Achieving better quality care after stroke and hip fracture; Conclusions; Note; Bibliography.
Series Title: OECD reviews of health care quality.

Abstract:

This report reviews the quality of health care in Sweden. It begins by providing an overview of the range of policies and practices aimed at supporting quality of care in Sweden (Chapter 1). It then focuses on three key areas particularly relevant to elderly populations: strengthening primary care in Sweden (Chapter 2), better assurance for quality in long-term care (Chapter 3), and improving care after hip fracture and stroke (Chapter 4). In examining these areas, this report highlights best practices and provides recommendations to improve the quality of care in Sweden.

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