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By Kimberly Mitchell | Friday, Oct 10, 2014
By Jameson Case, MS, Marketing Manager at IHIAt an IHI staff meeting last month, some internal quality improvement (QI) teams shared the results of the projects that they had been working on over the summer. Teams shared their reports, complete with aims, driver diagrams, and run charts with IHI staff in Cambridge and beyond. Each speaker had a strict time limit, and only one person from the team presented. It was as straightforward as possible. That didn’t keep the room from filling up with app ... read full post


Tag(s): Improvement Capability
By Kimberly Mitchell | Thursday, Oct 09, 2014
In this blog post, Lilly Stairs, IHI Project Assistant, shares some of her experiences and ideas for improving communication between patients and care professionals. She will serve as patient faculty for IHI’s seminar, Person- and Family-Centered Care Transforming the Patient Experience, in November 2014.“It’s different for everyone.”I was sitting in yet another cold, sterile office as my doctor delivered this response. My heart sank. I had heard this comment one too many times. I was praying fo ... read full post


Tag(s): Person- and Family-Centered Care, Engage Patients and Families in Care, Engage Patients and Families in Improvement
By Kimberly Mitchell | Wednesday, Oct 01, 2014
In an era in which much investment is going toward digital health, guidance is urgently needed for providers and patients on how to navigate the increasingly crowded digital health space. In this blog post, Kedar Mate, MD, Senior Vice President, IHI, and Andrey Ostrovsky, MD, CEO and Co-Founder Care at Hand, discuss a recently published digital health selection framework as one possible step forward. Kedar Mate Andrey OstrovskyResearchers from the Institute for He ... read full post


Tag(s): Triple Aim for Populations, Health Information Technology (HIT)
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