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Physicians' Views on Quality of Care: A Five-Country Comparison. Based on Commonwealth Fund 2000 International Health Policy Survey of Physicians

Country

Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom

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This survey was given to about 500 physicians in five countries: Australia (517), Canada (533), New Zealand (493), United Kingdom (500) and United States (528). It was conducted by Harris Interactive and subcontractors from April 27 through July 27, 2000. The specialists interviwed were restricted to: cardiologists, gastroenterologists, or oncologists. It was conducted by mail, with an online option, or telephone.

The chartbook accompanies a Health Affairs article.

Publication Details

Publication Date: May 1, 2001
Citation:

Physicians' Views on Quality of Care: A Five-Country Comparison. Based on Commonwealth Fund 2000 International Health Policy Survey of Physicians, Robert J. Blendon, Cathy Schoen, Karen Donelan Robin Osborn, Catherine M. DesRoches, Kimberly Scoles, Karen Davis, Katherine Binns, and Kinga Zapert, The Commonwealth Fund, May 2001

Experts

Research Director, Hall and Partners Healthcare
Professor, Health Policy and Political Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health
Robin Osborn
Vice President and Director, International Program in Health Policy and Practice Innovations, The Commonwealth Fund
Catherine DesRoches
Executive Director, Open Notes, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School
Senior Scholar in Residence, New York Academy of Medicine
Professor Emerita in the Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health