| Wednesday, Feb 27, 2019
How did skilled birth attendants miss the signs of complications that led to a stillbirth? The Saving Mothers Giving Life Initiative is working to train health providers and provide resources to support better emergency care for mothers and newborns. Learn how the project has used QI approaches to empower providers and reduce mortality.
| Tuesday, Feb 26, 2019
There’s been more discussion in health care recently about co-design, but what does it really mean? Co-design means identifying end customers of a process and working with them to understand how to make that process work.
| Friday, Feb 22, 2019
Over time, small tests of change lead to big results. Learn how one hospital used PDSA (Plan-Do-Study-Act) cycles to achieve and surpass the goal of using a preventive antibiotic for 95% of newborns. Use the PDSA worksheet to run your own tests of change.
| Thursday, Feb 21, 2019
Jason Leitch is Scotland’s National Clinical Director for Healthcare Quality and Strategy. In the following interview, he describes why activating people's agency - no matter who you are or what you're doing - is essential for improvement.
| Thursday, Feb 14, 2019
While IHI President Emeritus Don Berwick may not be the originator of the Triple Aim, he has been its most visible proponent for over a decade. In the following interview, he describes the societal role of the Triple Aim, comments on the so-called quadruple aim, and describes how the Triple Aim continues to surprise him.