Improving the Quality of Health Care for Older Adults
Publication Date: January 2008
Publisher(s): RAND Corporation
Author(s): Joshua Chodosh; David Solomon; Carol P. Roth; John T. Chang; Catherine MacLean; Bruce Ferrell; Paul G. Shekelle; Neil S. Wenger; David A. Ganz; Caren Kamberg; Takahiro Higashi; Lillian Min; David Reuben; Roy Young; Debra Saliba; John Schnelle; Eric L. Knight; Jerry Avorn; Laurence Rubenstein; N. Gnanadesigan; John L. Adams; Rick L. Smith; Constance Fung; Martin Roland; Elizabeth A. McGlynn; David Reeves; Steven M. Asch; Eve A. Kerr; Richard K. Besdine; Alpesh Amin; Dan G. Blazer; Terry Fulmer; Mark Grunwald; William J. Hall; Paul R. Katz; Dalane W. Kitzman; Rosanne M. Leipzig; D.S. Zingmond; K.H. Wilber; Patricia A. Ganz; Harvey Cohen; Ronnie A. Rosenthal
This research brief summarizes the results of Assessing Care of Vulnerable Elderly (ACOVE)-2, which measured the quality of care delivered to a group of older adults, and describes a recent revision of the quality measures, known as ACOVE-3.