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By Kimberly Mitchell | Friday, Apr 10, 2015
In February 2015 in Doha, Qatar, IHI President Emeritus and Senior Fellow Don Berwick was a keynote presenter at the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), a global community dedicated to capturing and disseminating the best evidence-based ideas in health care. His adapted remarks at WISH follow in this blog post. Dr. Berwick is also a keynote speaker at the upcoming May 29-31 Middle East Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare in Doha.My background is as a student, teacher, and practition ... read full post


Tag(s): Triple Aim for Populations, Leadership, Improvement Capability, Improvement Methods and Tools, Patient Safety, Person- and Family-Centered Care, Quality, Cost, and Value, Middle East
By Jameson Case | Monday, May 12, 2014
In this interview with IHI faculty member Lisa Schilling (pictured below), RN, MPH, National Vice President for Healthcare Performance Improvement at Kaiser Permanente (which you can also watch on video), she describes the keys to successfully improving quality while controlling costs. For more on quality improvement and cost reduction, attend IHI's new seminar, Applying Value Management to Health Care, on November 2–4, 2016.Watch video with Lisa Schilling on YouTubeQ What misconceptions do peop ... read full post


Tag(s): Cost of Care, Cost Containment and Clinical Risk Management, Quality, Cost, and Value, Cost Containment and Reduction, Quality and improvement, Efficiency and Waste Reduction, Quality Improvement
By John Gauthier | Wednesday, Mar 26, 2014
On February 26, JAMA published the results of a large pilot study of patient-centered medical homes (PCMH). The study found no cost reduction and only modest improvement in quality over usual care. We asked Don Goldmann, MD, IHI’s Chief Medical and Scientific Officer, about his take on the study and its findings – and what it tells us about the promise of patient-centered medical homes. One of the authors of the study and Dr. Goldmann will be among the featured guests discussing what sort of res ... read full post


Tag(s): Medical Home, Cost of Care, Quality, Cost, and Value, Cost Containment and Clinical Risk Management, Leadership, Measurement, Measurement for Improvement, study design, Readmission, STate Action on Avoidable Rehospitalizations (STAAR), Reducing Readmissions, Improvement advisor working with teams to improve chronic conditions care., Improvement Methods and Tools, Quality measurement, Quality Measures
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