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Dr Roshan Perera

PositionSenior Lecturer
DepartmentDean's Department (Wellington)
QualificationsMB ChB MPH PhD
Research summaryHealth services research

Research

My work focuses on the assessment of quality and performance in primary health care.

Publications

Perera, R., & Moriarty, H. (2013). If quality is the answer... what is the question? International Journal for Quality in Health Care, 25(2), 107-109. doi: 10.1093/intqhc/mzt021

Perera, G. A. R., Dowell, A. C., & Morris, C. J. (2013). Constructing a framework for quality activity in primary care. Australian Health Review, 37(1), 98-103. doi: 10.1071/AH11097

Perera, R., Dowell, A., & Crampton, P. (2012). Painting by numbers: A guide for systematically developing indicators of performance at any level of health care. Health Policy, 108(1), 49-59. doi: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2012.07.008

Perera, R., & Moriarty, H. J. (2011). The MacGyver effect: Alive and well in health services research? BMC Health Services Research, 11, 226. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-11-226

Perera, R., Dowell, T., Crampton, P., & Kearns, R. (2007). Panning for gold: An evidence-based tool for assessment of performance indicators in primary health care. Health Policy, 80, 314-327.

Journal - Research Article

Perera, G. A. R., Dowell, A. C., & Morris, C. J. (2013). Constructing a framework for quality activity in primary care. Australian Health Review, 37(1), 98-103. doi: 10.1071/AH11097

Fawcett, C., Moriarty, H., & Perera, R. (2013). A template approach to quality improvement activity: A primary care example. Australian Health Review, 37(4), 535-540. doi: 10.1071/AH12036

Perera, R., Dowell, A., & Crampton, P. (2012). Painting by numbers: A guide for systematically developing indicators of performance at any level of health care. Health Policy, 108(1), 49-59. doi: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2012.07.008

Perera, R., Dowell, T., Crampton, P., & Kearns, R. (2007). Panning for gold: An evidence-based tool for assessment of performance indicators in primary health care. Health Policy, 80, 314-327.

Crampton, P., Perera, R., Crengle, S., Dowell, A., Howden-Chapman, P., Kearns, R., Love, T., … Southwick, M. (2004). What makes a good performance indicator? Devising primary care performance indicators for New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 117(1191). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/117-1191/820/content.pdf

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Journal - Research Other

Perera, R., & Moriarty, H. (2013). If quality is the answer... what is the question? International Journal for Quality in Health Care, 25(2), 107-109. doi: 10.1093/intqhc/mzt021

Perera, R., & Moriarty, H. J. (2011). The MacGyver effect: Alive and well in health services research? BMC Health Services Research, 11, 226. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-11-226

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