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Books related to quality assessment & improvement

Quality Improvement Outcomes Mangement
Quality Measurement Evidence-Based Practice
Organizational Change Risk Adjustment
Patient Safety Leadership


Hermann RC. Improving Mental Healthcare: A Guide to Measurement-Based Quality Improvement. Washington DC: American Psychiatric Press, Inc.; 2005. More Information / Purchase

From Other Authors

Quality Improvement

Berwick D, Godfrey A, Roessner J. Curing health care. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers; 1990. More Information/Purchase.

Christianson JB, Taylor RA, Knutson DJ. Restructuring Chronic Illness Management, Best Practices and Innovations in Team-Based Treatment. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass; 1998. More Information/ Purchase

Institute of Medicine. Improving the Quality of Health Care For Mental and Substance-Use Conditions: Quality Chasm Series. Washington DC: National Academy Press; 2005. More Information/Purchase

Institute of Medicine. Crossing the Quality Chasm: A New Health System for the 21st Century. Washington DC: National Academy Press; 2001. More Information/Purchase

Institute of Medicine. Managing Managed Care: Quality Improvement in Behavioral Health. Washington DC: National Academy Press; 1997. More Information/Purchase

Stricker G, Troy WG, Shueman SA, eds. Issues in the Practice of Psychology, Handbook of Quality Management in Behavioral Health. New York, NY: Plenum Publishers; 2000. More Information/Purchase

Wadsworth HM, Stephens KS, Godfrey AB. Modern Methods for Quality Control and Improvement: John Wiley & Sons Inc.; 1986. More Information/Purchase

Quality Measurement

Institute of Medicine. Envisioning the National Health Care Quality Report. Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press; 2001. More Information/Purchase

Organizational Change

Cole RE, Scott WR, eds. The Quality Movement & Organization Theory. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, Inc.; 2000. More Information/Purchase

Mick SS, Wyttenbach, eds. Advances in Health Care Organization Theory. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass; 2003. More Information/Purchase

Rogers EM. Diffusion of Innovations. 5th ed. New York: The Free Press; 2003. More Information/ Purchase

Schein EH. Organizational Culture and Leadership, 2nd Edition. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass; 1992. More Information/Purchase

Scott WR, Ruef M, Mendel PJ, Caronna CA. Institutional Change and Healthcare Organizations, From Professional Dominance to Managed Care. Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, Ltd.; 2000. More Information/Purchase

Senge PM. The Fifth Discipline, The Art & Practice of The Learning Organization. New York, NY: Doubleday; 1990. More Information/Purchase

Shortell SM, Kaluzny AD. Health Care Management: Organization Design and Behavior, 5th edition. Albany, NY: Delmar; 2005. More Information/Purchase

Patient Safety

Institute of Medicine. To Err Is Human: Building a Safer Health System. Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press; 2000. More Information/Purchase

Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). Preventing Adverse Events in Behavioral Health Care: A Systems Approach to Sentinel Events. Oakbrook Terrace, IL: JCAHO; 1999. More Information/Purchase

Perrow C. Normal Accidents, Living with High-Risk Technologies. Basic Books; 1984.
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Outcomes Management

IsHak W, Burt T, Sederer L, eds. Outcome Measurement in Psychiatry: A Critical Review. Washington DC: American Psychiatric Publishing; 2002. More Information/Purchase

Mirin SM, Gossett JT, Grob MC, eds. Psychiatric Treatment, Advances in Outcome Research. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Press, Inc.; 1991. More Information/Purchase

Sederer LI, Dickey B, eds. Outcomes Assessment in Clinical Practice. Baltimore, MD: Williams & Wilkins; 1996. More Information/Purchase

Hargreaves WA, Shumway M, Hu T, Cuffel B. Cost-Outcome Methods for Mental Health. San Diego, CA: Academic Press; 1998. More Information/Purchase

Evidence-Based Practice

American Psychiatric Association. American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines for the Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders. Compendium 2004. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association; 2004. More Information/Purchase

Drake RE, Goldman HH. Evidence-Based Practices in Mental Health Care. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Press, Inc; 2003. More Information/Purchase

Eddy D. Clinical Decision Making. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett; 1996. More Information/Purchase

Norcross JC, Beutler LE, Levant RF. Evidence-Based Practices in Mental Health. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association; 2006. More Information/Purchase

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Guide to clinical preventive services: report of the US Preventive Services Task Force. 2nd ed. Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins; 1996. More Information/Purchase

Risk Adjustment

Iezzoni LE. Risk Adjustment for Measuring Healthcare Outcomes. Third ed. Chicago: Health Administration Press; 2003. More Information/Purchase


Corrigan J, Eden J, Smith B, eds. Leadership by Example: Coordinating Government Roles in Improving Healthcare Quality. Washington, D.C.: Institute of Medicine; 2002. More Information/Purchase

Gabel S. Leaders and Healthcare Organizational Change: Art, Politics and Process. New York, NY: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers; 2001. More Information/Purchase

Kotter JP. Leading change. Boston, MA: Harvard Business School Press; 1995. More Information/ Purchase

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