A national system for monitoring the performance of hospitals in Ethiopia

Zahirah McNatt a, Erika Linnander a, Abraham Endeshaw b, Dawit Tatek a, David Conteh c & Elizabeth H Bradley a

a. Yale School of Public Health, 60 College Street, PO Box 208034, New Haven, CT 06520-8034, United States of America.
b. Ethiopian Federal Ministry of Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
c. Clinton Health Access Initiative, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Correspondence to Elizabeth H Bradley (email: elizabeth.bradley@yale.edu).

(Submitted: 12 December 2014 – Revised version received: 22 June 2015 – Accepted: 23 June 2015 – Published online: 21 August 2015.)

Bulletin of the World Health Organization 2015;93:719-726. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.14.151399


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