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Organizational Challenges to Improving Quality of Care in Indian Health Service Hospitals

Description
Identifies organizational issues hindering the Indian Health Service (IHS) from improving the management of IHS hospitals. Discusses concerns related to formal structure, policies and roles; awareness of hospital performance and problems; and IHS officials' confidence in the agency's ability to make sustained improvements. Recommends strategies for improvement.
Author(s)
Suzanne Murrin
Date
08/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Office of Inspector General (HHS)
Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Healthcare quality · Hospitals · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Policy