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The IHI Open School curriculum covers a variety of topics that are relevant to today’s health care workforce, such as quality improvement, patient safety, health equity, and graduate medical education. These expertly-developed courses provide certification, a micro-credential*, and continuing education (CE) credits in medicine, nursing, social work, and pharmacy.
An individual or group subscription plan provides full access to more than 30 online courses in English — as well as foundational courses in Spanish and Portuguese — for 12 months. For individuals who need targeted access to a smaller selection of relevant courses, IHI also offers course bundles for 12 months. Several pricing plans are available for individuals and groups of all sizes.
Over 8.7 million courses have been completed in the IHI Open School worldwide. Join today and start your quality improvement journey!
Coming Soon in 2024: Single-Course Purchases
Starting in 2024, the IHI Open School is expanding with 2 brand-new course series that cover decarbonization and contextualization of care. These will be offered as single-course purchase; no subscription required.Learn More
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Try a Free Course
Try a full course for free with QI 101: Introduction to Health Care Improvement. (Note: This free course is view only. To receive credit, you must log in and take this course in the IHI Education Platform.)
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*A micro-credential shows proof of completion for a series of courses from an accredited learning institution. They let employers and your professional network know that you have proficiency in a subject area. You can reference this micro-credential on your resume or CV as “Safety and Quality Improvement Micro-Credential, Institute for Healthcare Improvement, (Date of completion).”
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