Performance Improvement 2013-2014. Are Measures of Depression Care Used in the Health Disparities Collaboratives Effective in Guiding and Quantifying Improved Outcomes?


The HRSA Depression Health Disparities Collaboratives reported 10 measures, outcomes, and insights attempting to accelerate evidence-based guidelines for depression care into practice. 

Well-designed approaches utilizing proven improvement methodologies resulted in substantial enhancements in depression care. This approach and these measures may improve depression care in other under-served settings. 

Report Title: Improving Care for Depression: Performance Measures, Outcomes and Insights from the Health Disparities Collaboratives
Agency Sponsor: HRSA, Health Resources and Services Administration
Federal Contact: Harriet McCombs, 301-594-4457
Performer: Steven Cole, M.D.
Record ID: 10207 (February 6, 2013)

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