| Thursday, Apr 04, 2019
A new assessment tool from IHI reconciles the numerous existing resources for board oversight of quality into a practical, accessible online tool.
| Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019
IHI President Emeritus and Senior Fellow Don Berwick believes that board engagement is essential for health care system transformation. In a new interview, he explains why board education about quality improvement is a worthy investment.
| Tuesday, Feb 05, 2019
Accurate evaluation of a health system board is important to understand how to improve quality oversight. The IHI Governance of Quality Assessment Tool can help health system trustees and senior leaders determine how well their board supports the Institute of Medicine STEEEP dimensions (care that is safe, timely, effective, efficient, equitable, and patient centered) and the IHI Triple Aim.
| Wednesday, Jan 09, 2019
Achieving better quality care in health systems requires a multifaceted partnership among health care providers, payers, patients, and caregivers. The IHI Lucian Leape Institute convened leading organizations, thought leaders, and trustees to develop a framework to guide core quality knowledge, expectations, and activities to better govern quality.
| Tuesday, Dec 18, 2018
Quality oversight by a board correlates with patient outcomes on key quality metrics, but governing quality has become more complex for trustees in recent years. IHI has developed the Framework for Effective Board Governance of Health System Quality white paper to help.