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Kedar Mate
What Every Clinician Should Know About Improving Care for Older Adults Author: Kedar Mate
Providing care for elderly patients doesn't automatically make you an expert in geriatrics. However, the 4Ms framework - focusing on what matters ...
Tags: Geriatrics, Person- and Family-Centered Care, Patient Safety, Age-Friendly Health Systems, Quality Improvement, Delirium (Acute), Medication Safety, What Matters

Jun 05, 2019 03:58 PM
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Kedar Mate
How to Make the Case for Innovation Author: Kedar Mate
IHI Chief Innovation and Education Officer Kedar Mate, MD, offers guidance on how a health care organization might create its own internal structu ...
Tags: Leadership, Quality Improvement, Changes, IHI 90-Day R&D Process

Aug 09, 2018 04:47 PM
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Kedar Mate
What’s the Difference Between Innovation and Improvement? Author: Kedar Mate
At IHI, we talk about small tests of change and going incrementally forward. The mental model in improvement focuses on optimizing existing system ...
Tags: Innovation and Idea Generation, Improvement Methods and Tools, Leadership, Improvement Capability

Mar 23, 2017 01:02 PM
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Kedar Mate
Tips for Sustaining Your Hard-Won Improvements Author: Kedar Mate
How do you sustain the gains, once you’ve made them? A new IHI white paper, Sustaining Improvement, offers a framework and case studies to help. K ...
Tags: Quality Improvement, Engage Front-Line Staff in Improvement, Improvement Capability

Sep 20, 2016 06:04 PM
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Innovation Is No Lightning Strike: How to Maximize the Value of Your New Ideas Author: Kedar Mate
Successful health care delivery innovation requires disciplined processes rather than divine inspiration or vast resources.
Tags: Leadership, Quality Improvement, Changes, IHI 90-Day R&D Process

Nov 06, 2015 10:10 AM