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Between Quality Assurance and Quality Improvement: 25 Years of EQuiP (1991–2016)

DOI: 10.3238/zfa.2016.0367-0370

Between Quality Assurance and Quality Improvement: 25 Years of EQuiP (1991–2016)

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Guido Schmiemann, Jochen Gensichen, Adrian Rohrbasser, Ulrik Bak Kirk

Keywords: quality improvement patient safety network

Summary: EQuiP is an organisation within the WONCA Europe network. In light of its 25th anniversary the most important steps in the development will be presented in this article. Furthermore the results achieved, products developed within the network and research projects linked to EquiP will be shown. The main topic in the history is the balancing act between a more static quality assurance and a dynamic process of quality improvement.


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