Root Cause Analysis: A Summary of Root Cause Analysis and its use in State Developmental Disabilities Agencies
03/01/2002 | 447 Requests *
This introduction to root cause analysis, and its adaptation to developmental disabilities systems, has been commissioned by the Human Services Research Institute (HSRI) in an effort to assist state DD program administrators enhance their risk management and quality improvement activities. It is designed to provide guidance on the use of root cause analysis to individuals charged with managing programs and larger systems that serve and support persons with developmental disabilities.
Staugatis PhD, Steven D
- Report Word (457K, 42 pages)
- Report PDF (891K, 42 pages)
Human Services; Organizational Change; Root Cause Analysis; consumer safety; risk; developmental disabilities
Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities, Quality
HSRI, Truven Health Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters)
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