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Health care/system redesign involves making systematic changes to primary care practices and health systems to improve the quality, efficiency, and effectiveness of patient care frameworks, models, and concepts such as the chronic care model and the patient-centered medical home (pcmh) can be used independently or together to reorganize care. 62014 national standards for health and safety state of hawaii dhs child care licensing naeyc accreditation standards 1 health and safety facility checklist for child care centers. Essential environmental health standards in health care contains guidelines for setting standards of safety conditions to provide adequate health care this document also. Health information technology (health it) involves the exchange of health information in an electronic environment widespread use of health it within the health care industry will improve the quality of health care, prevent medical errors, reduce health care costs, increase administrative efficiencies, decrease paperwork, and expand access to affordable health care.
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