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Describing and analysing primary health care system support for chronic illness care in Indigenous communities in Australia's Northern Territory – use of the Chronic Care Model, BMC Health Services.
Study protocol: Audit and Best Practice for Chronic Disease Extension (ABCDE) Project. BMC Health Services Research.
Delivery of preventive health services to Indigenous adults: response to a systems-oriented primary care quality improvement intervention. Medical Journal of Australia.
Assessing health centre systems for guiding improvement in diabetes care. BMC Health Services Research. 2005.
Institute for Healthcare Improvement
International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare
Australasian Association for Quality in Health Care
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care
McColl Institute – Evaluations of quality improvement programs
References about the Chronic Care Model
Bodenheimer, T., Wagner, E., & Grumbach, K. (2002). Improving primary care for patients with chronic illness. JAMA 288, 1775-1779.
Bonomi, A., Wagner, E., Glasgow, R., & VonKorff, M. (2002). Assessment of chronic illness care (ACIC): a practical tool to measure quality improvement. Health Serv Res, 37, 791-820.
Innovative care for chronic conditions: building blocks for action (2002). Geneva: World Health Organisation.
Bailie, R., Sibthorpe, B., Gardner, K., and Si, D. Quality improvement in Indigenous primary health care: History, current initiatives and future directors, Australian Journal of Primary Health 14(2) 53 – 57.
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