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Table 3 Comparison of quantitative and qualitative results

From: Quality improvement in practice: improving diabetes care and patient outcomes in Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services

  DAHS ACCHS-2 ACCHS-3 ACCHS-4
Service delivery rates * ++ ++ ++ -
Clinical outcome measures ++ + - N/A
Recall system ++ + - -
Allocated CD clinic ++ + - -
AHW involvement ++ + + +
Allied health integration - + - -
  1. *++ = High, + = Moderate, − = Low.
  2. ++ = Good, + = Moderate, − = Poor.
  3. ++ = Done well, + = Done to some extent, − = Not done.
  4. N/A = not applicable as clinical outcome measures at ACCHS-4 unable to be interpreted due to very small patient numbers.