In Practical 2 we discussed the criteria that can be used to evaluate success

In practical 2 we discussed the criteria that can be

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In Practical 2, we discussed the criteria that can be used to evaluate success of a new health service. Donabedian 1 further categorized measures of health care quality as: Structure Process Outcome To formally evaluate a public health programme, the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention suggest the following framework 2 : Engage stakeholders Describe the programme Focus the evaluation design Gather credible evidence Justify conclusions Ensure use and share lessons learned 1 Donabedian A. The quality of care. How can it be assessed? JAMA 1988; 260(12):1743-8. 2 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Framework for program evaluation in public health. MMWR 1999; 48(No. RR-11):1-40.
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