Evaluating the activity of the Italian Mental Health Services inpatient and residential facilities: the PRISM (Process Indicator System for Mental health) indicators
Valutare l'attività delle strutture ospedaliere e residenziali dei DSM: gli indicatori PRISM (PRocess Indicator System for Mental health)

Angelo Picardi, Emanuele Tarolla, Giovanni de Girolamo, Antonella Gigantesco, Giovanni Neri, Elisabetta Rossi, Massimo Biondi, Gruppo di Lavoro PRISM
2014 Rivista di psichiatria  
This article describes the activities of a project aimed at developing a system of process and process/outcome indicators suitable to monitor over time the quality of psychiatric care of Italian inpatient and residential psychiatric facilities. This system, named PRISM (Process Indicator System for Mental health), was developed by means of a standardized evaluation made by a panel of experts and a consecutive pilot study in 17 inpatient and 13 residential psychiatric facilities.
doi:10.1708/1766.19128 pmid:25668628 fatcat:2nywqw3w5zgvnczxwtkcnznagu