Health care needs more leaders like Alide Chase. Since 2005, when IHI began a formal strategic partnership with Kaiser Permanente (KP), Chase has been at the center of a relationship that has provided extraordinary benefits to both organizations and to millions of patients. In a new Profile in Improvement on IHI.org, Chase describes her past work as a Kaiser Permanente Senior Vice President in building both KP’s patient safety and quality improvement programs, and its enterprise performance measurement system. Now retired and an IHI Senior Fellow, Chase is working to create a more vibrant network among the IHI Senior Fellows, and to provide strategic guidance to IHI’s leaders. What does she see as the key challenges to improving health and health care? What is she most excited about as she enters the next chapter of her life and career? Find out on IHI.org.