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The Strategy and Resource Guide that accompanies the tool is intended to help clinic staff understand and meet the measures included in the tool. The guide offers definitions, strategies, resources and additional citations all related to the provision of high-quality contraception services.
Continuous quality improvement: An ongoing effort to improve the efficiency, effectiveness, quality, or performance of services, processes, capacities, outcomes. These efforts can seek “incremental” improvement over time or “breakthrough” improvement all at once. Among the most widely used tools for continuous improvement is a four-step quality model, the Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) cycle. ~ (National Public Health Performance Standards Program, Acronyms, Glossary and Reference Terms, CDC, 2007)
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