A Downward Spiral: A Case Study in Homelessness2157249Thirty-six-year-old John may not fit the stereotype of a homeless person. Not long ago, he was living what many would consider a healthy life with his family. But when he lost his job, he found himself in a downward spiral, and his situation dramatically changed. John’s story is a fictional composite of real patients treated by Health Care for the Homeless. It illustrates the challenges homeless people face in accessing health care and the characteristics of high-quality care that can improve their lives.4/11/2016 2:43:48 PMIHI Forum 2021 December 5–8, 2021 | Hybrid Conference The IHI Forum is a four-day conference that has been the home of quality improvement (QI) in STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/CaseStudies7765610540http://www.ihi.org4/11/2016 2:43:48 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Misread Label (AHRQ) 2157520An infant born with sluggish breathing is given Lanoxin instead of naloxone, and dies of digoxin toxicity.4/7/2014 6:57:09 PMCase Study from AHRQ WebM&M; Discussion questions submitted by Andrew Carson-Stevens, Medical Student, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom; Jennifer Boehne, PharmD STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities218024640http://www.ihi.org4/7/2014 6:57:09 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
On Being Transparent2157578You are the CEO and a patient in your hospital dies from a medication error. What do you do next? The University of Rochester’s Dr. Paul Griner presents the fourth in a series of case studies.4/11/2014 7:22:33 PMClick here to view all of Dr. Paul Griner's case studies . Paul Griner, Professor Emeritus of Medicine at the University of Rochester, presents the fourth in a series of case studies STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities419854030http://www.ihi.org4/11/2014 7:22:33 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Advanced Case Study2157515Between Sept. 30th and Oct. 14th, 2010, students and residents all over the world gathered in interprofessional teams and analyzed a complex incident that resulted in patient harm. Selected teams presented their work to IHI faculty during a series of live webinars in October.6/8/2017 6:09:00 PMKaryn Baum, MD, MSEd, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Minnesota Reviewers: Barbara Balik, RN, EdD, Senior Faculty Member, IHI; Jonathan Finkelstein, MD, MPH STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities733593200http://www.ihi.org6/8/2017 6:09:00 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
When You Hear Hoofbeats, Don’t Think Zebras2157401In a new patient story, IHI Open School Academic Advisor Dr. James Moses introduces us to Lauren, an 18-year-old female who endured a painful journey through the health care system. One morning during her first semester of college in Boston, Lauren woke up with soreness in the side of her face. Several months – and a misdiagnosis later – the pain only got worse. 5/26/2017 1:59:30 PMLearning Objectives: At the end of this activity, you will be able to Describe qualities associated with patient-centered care Discuss different ways a provider can respond to STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities163531950http://www.ihi.org5/26/2017 1:59:30 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
How Can Self-Care Dialysis Improve Outcomes?2157440Health care providers often talk about the need for patients to be more engaged in their care. Training patients to perform their own dialysis gives them more control over their health and their time, says Dr. Richard Gibney. 11/11/2016 5:33:58 PMIHI Forum 2021 December 5–8, 2021 | Hybrid Conference The IHI Forum is a four-day conference that has been the home of quality improvement (QI) in STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/AudioandVideo151941990http://www.ihi.org11/11/2016 5:33:58 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
What Is “Ask, Tell, Ask”?2157469Connie Davis, Co-Director at Centre for Collaboration, Motivation, and Innovation, explains how “Ask, Tell, Ask” can improve health outcomes.5/24/2017 5:05:00 PMHow Long Does It Take to Use Patient-Centered Communication Connie Davis, RN, MN, ARNP; Co-Director of the Centre for Collaboration, Motivation, and Innovation STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/AudioandVideo186241910http://www.ihi.org5/24/2017 5:05:00 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
The Crowded Clinic2157542Patients aren't showing up for their appointments at the community health center. The results? Delays, overcrowding, and mounting frustration for everyone. Can this clinic be saved?6/10/2019 3:01:26 PMKate Ellis, MD, Family Physician, Charles River Medical Associates; Morana Lasic, MD, Clinical Instructor in Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities434811940http://www.ihi.org6/10/2019 3:01:26 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Noah’s Story: Are You Listening?2157577Our newest patient story follows the care experience of four-year-old Noah and his mom, Tanya. A surgery, a series of miscommunications, and an early discharge from the hospital contribute to an adverse event that changes the family’s life forever.5/26/2017 2:11:10 PMLearning Objectives: At the end of this activity, you will be able to Recognize the importance of clear communication with patients and their families during a care experience STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities706998920http://www.ihi.org5/26/2017 2:11:10 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
How Do You Apologize After a Medical Error?2157526When you make a mistake that affects a patient, what should you say? Should you apologize, or will that put you at greater risk of being sued? Lucian Leape, MD, Adjunct Professor of Health Policy at the Harvard School of Public Health, describes how to talk with patients and families after a mistake has occurred. 5/24/2017 5:32:38 PM Leape, MD, Adjunct Professor of Health Policy at the Harvard School of Public Health   Learning Objectives: At the end of this activity, you will be able to STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities210261920http://www.ihi.org5/24/2017 5:32:38 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js

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