Evaluation of health care programs is a complex process which presents many challenges.
A case study of a small-scale adult day care program evaluation is presented to illustrate these issues.
The rationale for developing the program and the findings from the evaluation study are discussed.
Several evaluation issues including the use of multiple methods, levels of analysis, characteristics of the sponsoring agency, political influences, methodological issues and influences on utilization of findings are addressed.
Mots-clés Pascal : Hôpital jour, Organisation santé, Système santé, Evaluation, Méthode mesure, Homme, Canada, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Day hospital, Public health organization, Health system, Evaluation, Measurement method, Human, Canada, North America, America
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 92-0458373
Code Inist : 002B30A01C. Création : 199406.