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During the past few years many physicians, in devotion to their hospitals and the medical profession, have been struggling to cope with the concepts and procedures of "accountability and quality assurance." A small number of physicians have devoted almost all of their time and energy to that cause. This book is a diary of one such physician, and his journey into the field, telling of its many problems and his suggested solutions.
The author, a psychiatrist and director of the quality assurance program (QAP) of a psychiatric hospital, details how he developed the program and how it functions. Tables at
Accountability and Quality Assurance in Health Care.. Ann Intern Med. ;94:715. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-94-5-715_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1981;94(5):715.
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