[Potentials of cooperative quality management initiatives: BQS Institute projects, January 2010 - July 2013].Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes. 2013; 107(8):534-40.ZE
Alongside the projects of internal quality management and mandatory quality assurance there is a variety of quality driven projects across institutions initiated and run by various partners to continuously improve the quality of care. The multiplicity and characteristics of these projects are discussed on the basis of projects run by the BQS Institute between 2010 and 2013. In addition, useful interactions and linking with mandatory quality benchmarking and with internal quality management are discussed. (As supplied by publisher).