Definitions for "Outcome Measure"
performance measure that quantifies the extent to which results are achieved, and that measures effectiveness. See strategic performance measure.
a means for quantified comparison between the actual result and the intended result
a yardstick, or standard, used to measure success in achieving a strategic objective
A performance indicator that assesses patient health subsequent to, and resulting from, a healthcare treatment, procedure, or other therapeutic interventions.
a piece of information that tries to capture what difference the activity of a health provider or a service makes to the health of an individual, a community, or a whole population
An indicator used to assess a consumer's change in health status after having received health care services.