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Purpose – Healthcare in the public and private sectors is facing increasing pressure to become more cost‐effective. Time‐based competition and work‐in‐progress have been used successfully to measure and improve the efficiency of industrial manufacturing. Seeks to address this issue....
Purpose – With the number of prescriptions rising nationally each year, it is surprising that web‐based technology is not fully embraced in the pharmacy industry as an aid to quality‐assuring prescribing processes. Traditional prescription handling is done in a manual fashion with...
Purpose – Clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) have been developed for many years with the aim of improving the quality of care. A review of the use of CPGs and assessments of CPG compliance among practitioners so far would aid the understanding of factors influencing CPG compliance. This study...
Purpose – Achieving excellence is a current preoccupation in UK public health organisations. This article aims to use a case study to explain how a mental health trust delivers excellent performance using a balanced scorecard (BSC) management approach. Design/methodolgy/approach – Reports a...
Purpose – The purpose of this article is to estimate the relationship between acute care consumers' satisfaction with hospital foodservices, foodservice characteristics, demographic and contextual variables. Design/methodology/approach – The acute care hospital foodservice patient...
Purpose – The purpose of this article is to describe the design and development of an e‐health strategy for the Spanish health care system. Using quality function deployment and benchmarking analysis as an analytical model, a strategy in e‐health care is proposed....
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