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By Naomi Fedna | Friday, Dec 21, 2018
Learning how to conduct research might not seem like a big deal for some. For those implementing Ethiopia's National Quality Strategy (including IHI staff based in Addis Ababa), however, it is an essential part of addressing underrepresentation in high-impact medical journals and global health equity.


Tag(s): Quality Improvement, Patient Safety, Improvement Capability, Measures, Africa
By Joshua Eng | Thursday, Dec 20, 2018
Reducing readmissions requires conversations about health equity. These discussions can be uncomfortable, but they're key to identifying and addressing inequities.


Tag(s): Reducing Readmissions, Health Equity, Disparities, Social Determinants of Health
By IHI Multimedia Team | 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.


Tag(s): Leadership, Governance and Boards, Quality Improvement, Patient Safety, Culture
By Joshua Eng | Friday, Dec 14, 2018
During the last 12 months, we tackled both new and familiar topics and created hundreds of blog posts, videos, and publications. You may recall some of them, but perhaps you missed a few. Which ones do we think are worth revisiting?


Tag(s): Quality Improvement, Joy in Work, Psychology of Change, IHI White Papers, Tools, Substance Abuse
By Tejal Gandhi | Friday, Dec 07, 2018
What health care board members need to know to fulfill their quality oversight responsibilities has grown exponentially in the last decade. In response, the IHI Lucian Leape Institute has published the Framework for Effective Board Governance of Health System Quality white paper.


Tag(s): Leadership, Improvement Capability, Quality Improvement, Patient Safety, Governance and Boards
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