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Elsie Chan

WAEH Medical Outcome Indicator Set Data: Keratoconus

This presentation summarises the processes involved in the development of the first WAEH Medical
Outcome Indicator Set, for the corneal condition keratoconus. This set of Patient-Centered Outcome
Measures brought together patient groups and clinicians from around the world. This standardised
outcomes measurement will open new possibilities to audit and benchmark, to improve patient care.

Key sentences

  • Medical Outcome Indicator Set project
  • Promoting value based healthcare
  • Will encourage standardisation of data collection, auditing, bench-marking
  • Promotes patient centred care
  • Keratoconus is an important corneal condition that affects young people