Resources

​Resources and tools to help you build improvement capability.

Videos
The Model for Improvement (Part 1)
Robert Lloyd, the Director of Performance Improvement at IHI, uses his trusty whiteboard to dissect the science of improvement. In short videos, he breaks down everything from Deming's System of Profound Knowledge, to the PDSA cycle, to run charts.
The Model for Improvement (Part 2)
Robert Lloyd, the Director of Performance Improvement at IHI, uses his trusty whiteboard to dissect the science of improvement. In short videos, he breaks down everything from Deming's System of Profound Knowledge, to the PDSA cycle, to run charts.
How Can Organizations Engage Providers in QI?
Dr. Marilu Bintz explains why organizations sometimes fail to engage physicians in quality improvement and offers an alternative strategy.
What’s One Question to Engage Physicians in QI?
IHI's Dr. Don Goldmann shares the one question you should ask physicians when you want to engage them in improvement work.
How Does Lean Compare to IHI's Approach to QI?
IHI’s Kevin Little discusses the differences and similarities between Lean and IHI’s approach to quality improvement.
How Can QI Bring Clinical Colleagues Together?
Dr. James Moses, IHI Open School Academic Advisor, talks about the value of QI for building closer relationships among clinical colleagues.
How Can CLABSIs and Cucumbers Teach PDSA?
In a new IHI Open School Video Short, IHI's Dr. Don Goldmann explains the science behind the Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) cycle, using central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSIs) and cucumbers as his subjects.
How Do Visual Tools Help Improvement?
Lloyd Provost, co-author of the Improvement Guide, shares how visual tools can help us understand the systems in which we live and work.
How Long Should a PDSA Cycle Last?
You know PDSAs are rapid tests of change. But what, exactly, is a good length of time for a Plan-Do-Study-Act test cycle? Learn from Lloyd Provost, co-author of the Improvement Guide.
What’s the Secret to Change Implementation?
Lloyd Provost, co-author of the Improvement Guide, discusses the secrets to implementing change.

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