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Pierre Barker
Why Supporting the WHO Matters Author: Pierre Barker
IHI has joined hundreds of other leaders in academia, science, and law around the world who condemn the threat to take away US financial contribut ...
Tags: Quality Improvement, Equitable Care Delivery

Jul 16, 2020 11:01 AM
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Avoid the QI Checklist Trap Author: Pierre Barker
Checklists may seem like a tempting shortcut to achieve your goal, but they require as much testing and learning as any QI tool. IHI’s Dr. Pierre ...
Tags: Africa, Improvement Capability, Improvement Methods and Tools

Mar 20, 2019 09:13 AM
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The Global Epidemic of Unneeded Cesarean Sections Author: Pierre Barker
In study after study, women indicate that they want what’s best for them and their babies, and mostly want a C-section only if it’s medically indi ...
Tags: Maternal and Child Health, Perinatal Care, Patient Safety

May 17, 2017 06:16 PM
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Making Universal Health Coverage Whole: Adding Quality as the Fourth Dimension Author: Pierre Barker
Although more people in low- and middle-income countries are now able to reach care facilities, there is growing evidence that access to services ...
Tags: Triple Aim for Populations, Access

Dec 12, 2016 03:07 PM
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Measurement of Improvement or Measurement for Improvement? Author: Pierre Barker
On their own, inspection methods cannot move a health care system to a higher level of performance beyond that dictated by its underlying design. ...
Tags: Quality Improvement, Measurement for Improvement, Improvement Capability

Nov 14, 2016 03:04 PM
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