Are you intrigued by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's (IHI's) unique culture, robust mission, and focus on finding new innovative solutions to old health care problems? If so, consider taking the plunge into IHI 101 this summer. The week-long IHI Summer Immersion program is a deep dive into the world of IHI and how IHI carries out its mission of accelerating quality improvement in health care. It's ideal for those passionate about improving patient care in individual organizations and across systems, states, and countries.
This exclusive in-depth experience will provide a small number of participants with special access to IHI’s strategic goals, operational structures, insight into R&D processes, and details on upcoming projects. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about improvement methods directly from IHI experts, and will choose breakout sessions on topics of interest, including: IHI's work in developing countries, the IHI Triple Aim, new strategies for cost reduction, and IHI's internal functions such as human resources and marketing. This novel program will also facilitate networking among participants, who will emerge with a new set of colleagues and long-lasting connections.
Highlights of the program include:
Access to, and participation in, IHI internal meetings
Quality process and improvement lessons from IHI senior staff and faculty
Receptions and networking with IHI staff and fellow attendees
Participation in seasonal Boston-based events