evidence-based decision-making

What is evidence-based decision-making?

evidence-based decision-making is In a policy context, evidence-based decision- making is the application of the best available scientific evidence to policy decisions about specific treatments or care, as well as changes in the delivery system.

 

source: A GLOSSARY OF TERMS FOR COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE AND SERVICES FOR OLDER PERSONS. World Health Organization, 2004.

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