May 21, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

PT 525 Program Evaluation and Quality Assessment


(2 credits)
This course introduces the principles of program evaluation and quality assessment in health care. Topics include consideration of a wide variety of performance metrics used to measure and assess the impact of programs deployed or the quality of services delivered at individual, professional, organizational and societal levels. Data presentation formats and use of data to make judgments about program performance or quality are covered. The roles and interests of various stakeholders involved in the program evaluation and quality assessment enterprise also are discussed. Examples of program evaluation and quality assessment are drawn from international sources.