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By Virginia Patania | Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019
The word “joy” can elicit a variety of reactions from health care professionals. One joy in work proponent explains why she and her team use the word.

 

Tag(s): Joy in Work, Psychological Safety, Quality Improvement, Culture, What Matters
By IHI Multimedia Team | Thursday, Oct 03, 2019
Two experts on improving the patient experience describe why the Always Event approach to co-design has spread throughout England.

 

Tag(s): Always Events, Person- and Family-Centered Care, Communication, Quality Improvement, Engage Patients and Families in Improvement, Engage Patients and Families in Care, What Matters
By Alli Luke | Wednesday, Oct 02, 2019
Providing specific services and supports for older adults is necessary. But we do them a disservice when we fail to recognize they have needs and preferences regarding more than death and dying.

 

Tag(s): Age-Friendly Health Systems, Geriatrics, Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, What Matters, Person- and Family-Centered Care
By Michael Barry | Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019
One of the originators of the idea to ask patients “What matters to you?” reminds us that this question is most important in the shared decision-making process.

 

Tag(s): Person- and Family-Centered Care, What Matters, Shared Decision Making, Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, Communication
By Maura Brennan | Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019
A physician shares what she’s learned about improving care for older adults. It's now part of a multi-stakeholder effort to make their city an age-friendly community.

 

Tag(s): Age-Friendly Health Systems, Geriatrics, Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, What Matters, Delirium, Joy in Work
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