These measures are often reported to government and commercial payers. Some examples of metrics for outcome measures include mortality rates, readmissions rates, and surgical site infection rates. Balance measures: These are the metrics a health system must track to ensure an improvement in one area isn’t negatively impacting another area.What are the benefits of outcome measurement in psychotherapy?
Measuring clinical outcomes offers significant benefits to psychologists and patients. Use of outcomes measures can guide treatment decisions, pinpoint the need for additional professional education and training, and help patients recognize their own improvement.