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Structure, Process And Outcome Quality

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Livanage, Champika, Egbu, and Charles (2005) states that “Donabedian (1980) cited in Long and Harrison (1985) argues that the evaluation of the quality of health service involves the functional relationship of structure inputs, process, and outcomes.” They also stated that the characteristics of structure can potentially affect the care process ultimately affecting the care outcome. In this article it they also revealed that the relationship between structure, process and outcome that quality can’t be achieved by one domain but all of them play a major role in healthcare quality (2005). According to Shi and Singh (2015) structure, process and outcomes are closely linked as stated earlier. In order to have a good process the structure must
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