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Figure 3-1: An updated conceptual framework for categorizing health ca

Future Directions for the National Healthcare Quality and Disparities

Figure 3-1. An updated conceptual framework for categorizing health care quality and disparities measurement (Text Description)

Crosscutting DimensionsComponents of Quality CareType of Care
Preventive CareAcute TreatmentChronic Condition Management
EQUITYVALUEEffectiveness   
Safety   
Timeliness   
Patient/Family-centeredness   
Access   
Efficiency   
Care Coordination
Health Systems Infrastructure Capabilities

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Current as of December 2010
Internet Citation: Figure 3-1: An updated conceptual framework for categorizing health ca: Future Directions for the National Healthcare Quality and Disparities . December 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/final-reports/iomqrdrreport/futureqrdrfig31txt.html