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1. Top Management be committed as a prerequisite to benchmarking?
Medical tests provide a practical way to measure and compare services. This helps to identify learning gaps by establishing standards of excellence and improving performance. How?
1.1 What is Benchmarking?
Benchmarks are a powerful management tool that was originally developed to maintain a high standard in the industry. Although a relatively new initiative for many medical institutions, the benchmark is to gain recognition as a useful tool to help “illuminate the light” in critical areas of nursing (hospice UK 2017) quickly. It is a process for establishing a high level of excellence by comparing best practices and health care services regularly from other bodies.