This assignment will allow the student an opportunity to demonstrate their knowledge of the quality healthcare terminology.
Quality improvement is defined as “ongoing improvement of products, services or processes through incremental and breakthrough improvements” (ASQ 2016). Yet the field of quality improvement (QI) in organizations is filled with terms that are often used interchangeably. It is important to understand the differences in quality terminology. Compare and contrast the following definitions:
Students should use the following format for their written assignment.
Textbook Title: Applying Quality Management in Healthcare: A Systems Approach
Author: Patrice L. Spath and Diane L. Kelly
Publisher (Year): 2017
Textbook ISBN: 978-1-56793-881-4