Search for dissertations about: "Healthcare process quality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 85 swedish dissertations containing the words Healthcare process quality.

  1. 1. Quality Improvement in Healthcare Experiences from a Swedish County Council Initiative

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Ann-Christine Andersson; Elg Mattias; Ewa Idvall; Perseius Kent-Inge; Rickard Garvare; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Improvement work; Swedish healthcare organizations; Quality of Healthcare; Quality Management; Förbättringsarbete; Kvalitetsutveckling; Svensk hälso- och sjukvårdsorganisation;

    Abstract : Quality improvement (QI) has become an important issue in healthcare settings. A central question for many healthcare systems is how to manage improvement initiatives adequately. All county councils and regions managing healthcare in Sweden have started to work with QI at an organizational system level, to varied extents. READ MORE

  2. 2. Improving healthcare information systems A key to evidence based medicine

    University dissertation from Skövde : University of Skövde

    Author : Hanife Rexhepi; Rose-Mharie Åhlfeldt; Anne Persson; Karin Hedström; [2015]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Process orientation; Knowledge management; Healthcare; Evidence based medicine; Information Systems; Informationssystem IS ;

    Abstract : Delivering good quality care is a complex endeavor that is highly dependent on patient information and medical knowledge. When decisions about the care of a patient are made, they must, as far as possible, be based on research-derived evidence rather than on clinical skills and experience alone. READ MORE

  3. 3. Understanding quality improvement in care: The case of public care procurement and process mining

    University dissertation from Gothenburg : Chalmers tekniska högskola

    Author : Sara Dahlin; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; methodology; process mining; cancer care; public care procurement; elderly care; Quality improvement; care pathways; context;

    Abstract : Healthcare is facing challenges of increased cost and complexity originating from factors such as new technology and diversified treatments, increased life expectancy, an ageing population, and multi-comorbidity, making the need for Quality Improvement (QI) in care highly relevant. This is, however, easier said than done, considering that healthcare is complex, dynamic, ad-hoc, and multidisciplinary. READ MORE

  4. 4. Organizational preconditions and supportive resources for Swedish healthcare managers. Factors that contribute to or counteract changes

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Jörgen Andreasson; Lotta Dellve; Jonas Hermansson; Linda Ahlstrom; Erik Ljungar; Nomie Eriksson; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Healthcare; Managers; Support; Organizational preconditions; Healthcare process quality; Teknik och hälsa; Technology and Health;

    Abstract : Swedish Healthcare managers’ organizational preconditions and supportive resources are important for their ability to work with planned change in a sustainable way. This thesis further investigates these factors together with an output measure, healthcare process quality (HPQ). READ MORE

  5. 5. Quality improvement in palliative care the role of a national quality register and perceptions of information during palliative chemotherapy

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Lisa Martinsson; Bertil Axelsson; Christina Melin-Johansson; Per Fransson; Kerstin Sandelin; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Cancer; chemotherapy; communication; end-of-life care; oncology; palliative care; palliative medicine; quality in healthcare; quality register; onkologi; Oncology;

    Abstract : IntroductionThere is a need in palliative care for development of structured methods to assess quality and support improvement. This need is present both within and outside specialised palliative care.Honest information from physicians is regarded as an important part of palliative care. READ MORE