Joseph P Weingarten
Affiliation: Oklahoma Foundation for Medical Quality
- Hospital quality improvement activities and the effects of interventions on pneumonia: a multistate study of Medicare beneficiariesJoseph P Weingarten
Center for Healthcare Quality, Memphis, TN 38115, USA
Am J Med Qual 19:157-65. 2004..Although several combinations of interventions were also found effective, generalizations about the use of multiple interventions in quality improvement are difficult to make from retrospective studies...
- The state of diabetes care provided to Medicare beneficiaries living in rural AmericaJoseph P Weingarten
QSource, Memphis, TN 38115, USA
J Rural Health 22:351-8. 2006..Diabetes poses a growing health burden in the United States, but much of the research to date has been at the state and local level...
- Quality improvement and disadvantaged people: quality improvement organizations' activities reducing disparities--a symposium: Part 1. IntroductionJoseph P Weingarten
Center for Healthcare Quality, Memphis, USA
J Health Hum Serv Adm 26:141-52. 2003
- Differences among hospitals in delivery of care for heart failureJaved Butler
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
J Healthc Qual 25:4-10; quiz 11, 39. 2003..Overall, there was no particular type of hospital that performed consistently better or worse across the quality indicators studied. Substantial opportunities for improvement exist among all hospital types in Tennessee...