Term: Indicators of Quality Primary Care / Primary Care Quality Indicators
Last Updated: 2007-09-26
These are quantifiable measures of physician services / behavior that can be used investigate the quality of care by family physicians.
Research into the development and investigation of primary care quality indicators began in 2004 and has evolved over time. For more historical and detailed information on this topic, please read the Primary Care Quality Indicators concept.
- Asthma Care: Controller Medication Use
- Blood Sugar Screening
- Cervical Cancer Screening (Pap test)
- Childhood Immunization
- Cholesterol Screening
- Diabetes Care: Prevalence of Annual Eye Exams
- Focus Group
- Post-Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) Care: Beta-Blocker Prescribing
- Katz A, De Coster C, Bogdanovic B, Soodeen R, Chateau D. Using Administrative Data to Develop Indicators of Quality in Family Practice. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2004. [Report] [Summary] (View)
- Katz A, Valdivia J, Chateau D, Taylor C, Walld R, McCulloch S, Becker C, Ginter J. A Comparison of Models of Primary Care Delivery in Winnipeg. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2016. [Report] [Summary] [Additional Materials] (View)
- Katz A, Bogdanovic B, Soodeen R. Physician Integrated Network Baseline Evaluation: Linking Electronic Medical Records and Administrative Data. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2010. [Report] [Summary] (View)
- Katz A, Chateau D, Bogdanovic B, Taylor C, McGowan K-L, Rajotte L, Dziadek J. Physician Integrated Network: A Second Look. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2014. [Report] [Summary] [Updates and Errata] (View)
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