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Health Services Research Publications


The wide dissemination of new knowledge related to health care quality and patient safety is a Joint Commission priority. A list of research publications emanating from the Joint Commission’s Department of Health Services Research is available here.
Please contact us for research publications prior to 2003.

  • From the Abstract to the Concrete: The Conceptual Framework for the International Classification for Patient Safety.
    • Sherman H, Koss RG, Castro G, Loeb JM. From the Abstract to the Concrete: The Conceptual Framework for the International Classification for Patient Safety. In: Mulner R, lead ed. Encyclopedia of Health Services Research. Vol 1. SAGE: California; 2009:650-654.
  • Informed Consent.
    • Sherman H. Informed Consent. In: Mullner R, lead ed. Encyclopedia of Health Services Research. Vol 1. SAGE: California; 2009:634-636.
  • Statistical Tools for Quality Improvement. The Healthcare Quality Book, 2nd edition.
    • Loeb JM, Schmaltz S, Hanold LS, Koss RG. Statistical Tools for Quality Improvement. The Healthcare Quality Book, 2nd edition. Ranson ER, Maulik MS, Nash DB, Ransom SB, editors. Health Administration Press, 2008; 131-167.
  • "Quality of Care in U.S. Hospitals".
    • Williams SC, Loeb JM, Jha AK, Epstein AM. "Quality of Care in U.S. Hospitals". Letter to the editor, New England Journal of Medicine, 353(17), 1861, 2005.
  • "Statistical Tools for Quality Improvement."
    • Lee K, Hanold L, Koss R, Loeb JM. "Statistical Tools for Quality Improvement." The Healthcare Quality Book, Ransom S, Joshi M, Nash D, Editors. 145-166. Health Administration Press, 2005.
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