This study examines the relationship between the local public health market environment and the use of quality improvement (QI) strategies in local health departments.
It is included in the CJS Resource Library under the categories listed below. Select a link to find other resources in that category.
- Environmental Issues: This study provides a summary of research examining the influence of the external environment on quality improvement strategies within the local public health setting.
- Quality Improvement: This study provides a summary of results of research into the relationship between external environment and quality improvement strategies in local public health settings.
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- Monitoring and Improving / Phase Three: This study provides a summary of results of research into the relationship between external environment and quality improvement strategies in local public health settings.
Yeager, V., Menachemi, N., Ginter, P., Sen, B., Savage, G., & Beitsch, L. (2013). Environmental Factors and Quality Improvement in County and Local Health Departments. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice, 19(3), 240-249.