Organizational QI maturity was strongly associated with LHD performance. More research is needed to determine whether a more mature approach to quality improvement is merely a marker for overall LHD capacity or has its own unique contribution to performance.
About the Study:
Findings from this study have been used to inform the next funding cycle of this initiative and provide support to implementing annual assessment of QI maturity in MN.
— Excerpt from Frontiers in Public Health Services and Systems Research