- Ho MJ, Chang HH, Chiu YT, Norris JL. Effects of hospital accreditation on medical students: a national qualitative study in Taiwan. Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 2014 Nov;89(11). 1533-9. PMID: 25250745 [PubMed].
Hospital accreditation has become a global trend for improving the quality of health care services. In Taiwan, nearly all hospitals are accredited. However, there is a paucity of literature on the effects of hospital accreditation on medical students and the universal applicability of hospital accreditation as developed in the West. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of hospital accreditation on medical students in Taiwan.