Accession Number : ADA306853

Title :   Clinical Quality Management Program (CQMP) in the Military Health Services System (MHSS).

Corporate Author : ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (HEALTH AFFAIRS) WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Bechtold, D.

PDF Url : ADA306853

Report Date : 20 JUL 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : This Directive reissues DoD Directive 6025.13 dated November 17, 1988, and replaces DoD Directives 6025.6 and 6025.11 and DoD Instruction 6025.9. It revises the Department's clinical quality assurance program in recognition of medical readiness and managed healthcare policies promulgated by the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs (ASD(HA)); establishes clinical monitoring and improvement practices for healthcare services whether provided in the direct care system, under perferred provider agreements, or other means established in support of managed care; issues CQMP guidance for the Military Services before and in anticipation of full implementation of managed healthcare initiatives; specifies criteria, including medical readiness certification, by which the Military Services evaluate healthcare services.

Descriptors :   *CLINICAL MEDICINE, *MILITARY MEDICINE, *QUALITY ASSURANCE, *MEDICAL SERVICES, *MILITARY PUBLICATIONS, MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES), MILITARY PERSONNEL, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, POLICIES, MANAGEMENT, MONITORING, OPERATIONAL READINESS, HEALTH, MEDICINE, QUALITY, RECOGNITION, HEALTH CARE FACILITIES.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Information Science
      Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE