Core measurement needs for better care, better health, and lower costs : counting what counts : workshop summary / Joe Alper, Julia Sanders, and Robert Saunders, Rapporteurs ; Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.
Washington, District of Columbia : National Academies Press, 
A report on the proceedings of a workshop held by the Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care of the Institute of Medicine at the Beckman Center of the National Academies, 100 Academy Way, Irvine, California, December 5-6, 2012.
Includes bibliographical references.
Vision -- Current measurement capabilities -- Core metrics sets in use -- Specifying the shape of a core metrics set -- Implementation -- Building the infrastructure -- Common themes.