uses Manitoba, Canada as a case example to highlight a method for measuring
quality of care using administrative data. It is based on the article
the Quality of Care in Family Practice Be Measured Using Administrative Data?” that appeared in the December 2006 issue of Health
The work discussed here was
conducted as part of a larger study at
the Manitoba Centre for
Health Policy (MCHP).
MCHP is a research unit within
of Community Health Sciences at
of Manitoba. Research conducted at MCHP is
population–based and focuses on the health care use of Manitobans.