Quality improvement considerations or constraints at the point where the providers interact with clients (e.g., the service area that provides care: "inside out" - the small functional, frontline units that provide most health care to most people.) They are the essential building blocks of the health system. They are the place where patients and healthcare staff meet.

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    • Synonyms: Quality Improvement

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