These AHRQ publications describe the need for external infrastructure to help primary care practices develop quality improvement (QI) capacity and describe approaches and supports that could develop and support QI capacity in primary care.
- Decisionmaker Brief: Primary Care Quality Improvement No. 1
Creating Capacity for Improvement in Primary Care: The Case for Developing a Quality Improvement Infrastructure.
- Decisionmaker Brief: Primary Care Quality Improvement No. 2
Building Quality Improvement Capacity in Primary Care: Supports and Resources.
- Quality Improvement in Primary Care: External Supports for Practices
Internet Citation: Capacity Building. Content last reviewed June 2015. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/prevention-chronic-care/improve/capacity-building/index.html