Continuing Education

​​​ Jointly-Accredited-Provider-TM.fw.pngIn support of improving patient care, the Institute for Healthcare Improvement is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

This program is approved to provide 16 credits for physicians, nurses, and Certified Professional in Patient Safety (CPPS) recertification. 

The Institute for Healthcare Improvement designates this blended learning activity for a maximum of 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This activity may also be applicable for other professions that accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Upon completion of this program, you will be able to:
  1. Define Whole System Quality and the leadership principles required to support it.
  2. Explain the utility of improvement science for health care managers.
  3. Compare the culture in your local area of work to recommendations for a culture of safety.
  4. Apply strategies to assist in learning about and understanding what really matters to patients and support networks, the local community, and the health care force.


In order to be eligible for a continuing education certificate, attendees must complete the online evaluation within 30 days of the continuing education activity. After this period, you will be unable to receive a certificate.
Continuing education credits will not be awarded for non-educational activities, including (but not limited to) meals, breaks and receptions.