Quality of Care

Healthforce Center provides critical insights into the quality of health care in the United States, including advancing evidence-based models of care and rigorous evaluation. 

Publications

The Effect of Health Information Technology Implementation in Veterans Health Administration Hospitals on Patient Outcomes

The impact of health information technology (HIT) in hospitals is dependent in large part on how it is used by nurses.

What Do Health Care Unions Do? A Response to Manthous

In response to Manthous, we discuss the role of unions in health care.

Nurse Staffing Ratios: Policy Options (in Policy and Politics in Nursing and Health Care, 7th edition, 2015)

Health Care, 7th Edition is the leader in helping students develop skills in influencing policy in today’s changing health care environment.

Achieving Quality in Health Care Through Language Access Services: Lessons from a California Public Hospital

Provision of language services is central to the delivery of equitable, safe, high-quality health care for patients with limited English...