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By Stephanie Onguka | Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019
A clinician offers lessons from a new QI training program for health professionals.


Tag(s): Open School, Improvement Capability
By IHI Open School | Wednesday, Mar 01, 2017
More than 500,000 people have passed through the virtual doors of the IHI Open School. This means over half a million students, residents, and faculty equipped with the necessary skills — in improvement science, leadership, and community organizing — to lead change.


Tag(s): Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, Leadership, Improvement Capability
By Joyce Kim | Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016
Joyce Kim is a medical student at the Emory University School of Medicine and a member of the IHI Open School Chapter at Emory University. This multidisciplinary group volunteers at the Clarkston Community Health Center, which serves refugees a few miles from the Emory campus.


Tag(s): IHI Open School Activity, Improvement Capability, Quality Improvement, Person- and Family-Centered Care
By Stephanie Garry Garfunkel | Monday, May 16, 2016
Judith Dixon is a nurse and health visitor for the National Health Service Tayside in Angus, Scotland. She and a team of nurses conducted a QI project to help parents play with their babies through the IHI Open School Quality Improvement Practicum.


Tag(s): Improvement Capability
By Stephanie Garry Garfunkel | Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Ravi Patel, a student at Valdosta State University, had a kidney transplant after getting dialysis three times a week for almost three years. He describes how the experience inspired him to study health care administration and join the IHI Open School.


Tag(s): Improvement Capability, Student, Chapter Network
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