It has been revealed that staff at the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) have a "performance measure
" that says 80% of appeals against rejected welfare claims should be rejected.
As it applies to a non-GAAP performance measure
(i.e., an alternative to GAAP earnings), Item 10(e) expressly prohibits eliminating or smoothing items identified as "non-recurring," "infrequent," or "unusual" when there has been a similar charge or credit within the prior two years or the nature of the charge or credit indicates that it is likely to occur again within the ensuing two years.
* Try to develop a performance measure
related to each dimension of the Balanced Scorecard.
TABLE 1 Respondents' Profile Item Frequency Percentage Gender Male 31 67,4 Female 9 19,6 No response 6 13,0 Total: 46 100.0 Age Less or equal to 30 9 19,6 From 31 to 35 12 26,1 From 36 to 40 9 19,6 More than 40 14 30,4 No response 2 4,3 Total: 46 100.0 Industry Services 12 26,1 Manufacturing 12 26,1 Construction 5 10,9 Commerce 2 4,3 Public sector 5 10,9 Other industries 8 17,4 No response 2 4,3 Total: 46 100,0 TABLE 2 Cluster Analysis Results for Performance Measure
Importance (B2C) Cluster Measure Average Stand.
Fitch says these measures were weighted to give greater importance to the factors that provide a "fuller performance measure
." Fitch gave greatest importance to internal capital formation and return on surplus.
Relative to the mean heart failure mortality rate observed within seven days, the size of the effect amounts to a .2% decline in mortality associated with compliance on the Joint Commission's discharge instruction performance measure
Each performance measure
category was also weighted, with a mean of 29 per cent for the financial, 38 per cent for the non-financial and 32 per cent for the subjective category.
SUD performance measures
. Treatment records were examined to determine performance measure
The lifestyle / risk factor screening performance measure
, for example, entails an assessment of lifestyle and risk factors for development of CVD; the second measure on the list, dietary intake counseling, provides advice about maintaining a healthy diet.
Properties and Incentive System Design" (Industrial Relations, April 2009, pp.
These findings add to existing knowledge about the use of performance measurement systems and underscore the importance of designing more broad-based performance measure
systems to include both financial and non-financial measures.