Healthcare Cost and Quality

– Differentiate the (public) Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality & (private) Institute for Healthcare Improvement and their roles as well as major activities in addressing cost and quality in health care.
– Analyze current and projected initiatives to improve quality while simultaneously controlling costs.
– Describe any unintended consequences.
– Synthesize implications for staff nurses and advanced practice nurses, including evidence-based practice, relative to cost and quality.




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