Improving Care in Rural Rwanda 57513When Dr. Patrick Lee and his teammates began their quality improvement work in Kirehe, Rwanda, last year, the staff at the local hospital was taking vital signs properly less than half the time. Today, the staff does that task properly 95% of the time. Substantial resource and infrastructure inputs, combined with dedicated Rwandan partners and simple quality improvement tools, have dramatically improved staff morale and the quality of care in Kirehe.5/26/2017 1:59:20 PMPatrick Lee, MD, Partners In Health, Volunteer Clinical Mentor, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Hospitalist Physician, Harvard Medical School, Clinical Instructor in Medicine STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttps://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities16632230https://www.ihi.org5/26/2017 1:59:20 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
How Do You Use a Driver Diagram?57507A driver diagram, explains Don Goldmann, MD, IHI’s Chief Medical and Scientific officer, is a “simple, visual, somewhat intuitive display to help you understand where you’re going with your work.” Goldmann’s latest Open School Short explains the purpose and value of a driver diagram — a tool that can help you with anything from losing weight to protecting your patients from infection 5/26/2017 1:58:09 PMA Good First Step to Any Improvement Project Mentor Me: Tips on How to Find — and Use — a Mentor PDSA Cycles: From CLABSIs to Cucumbers Don Goldmann, MD, Chief Medical and Scientific STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttps://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities19111790https://www.ihi.org5/26/2017 1:58:09 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
How Can We Define “Quality” in Health Care?57490In this video, IHI’s Former CEO Don Berwick describes a 2001 report by the Institute of Medicine, Crossing the Quality Chasm, that laid the foundation for health care reform in the United States and spread around the world.5/26/2017 1:50:25 PMBecome a change agent with the IHI Open School and learn more about how you can improve the health of your community today IHI Forum 2022 December 4–7, 2022 | Orlando, FL, USA STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttps://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities814611350https://www.ihi.org5/26/2017 1:50:25 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Why Do Errors Happen? How Can We Prevent Them?57581Millions of people suffer every year from mistakes in health care. Lucian Leape explains why those mistakes happen — and how to prevent them.5/26/2017 2:44:16 PM Leape, MD, Adjunct Professor of Health Policy at the Harvard School of Public Health         Learning Objectives: After viewing this video, students will be able to STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttps://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities243813930https://www.ihi.org5/26/2017 2:44:16 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
How Can the Teach-Back Method Improve Outcomes?57443Dr. Calvin Chou demonstrates how to use teach-back, a simple method to confirm and reinforce the patient’s understanding of important information.5/24/2017 5:33:07 PMHow Can You Build Quick Rapport with Patients How Do You Build a Shared Agenda with Patients How Can Providers Elicit Patient Perspectives and Respond with Empathy STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttps://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities589690https://www.ihi.org5/24/2017 5:33:07 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
How Can CLABSIs and Cucumbers Teach PDSA?57543In a new IHI Open School Video Short, IHI's Dr. Don Goldmann explains the science behind the Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) cycle, using central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSIs) and cucumbers as his subjects.5/26/2017 2:12:23 PMA Good First Step to Any Improvement Project Mentor Me: Tips on How to Find — and Use — a Mentor Goldmann, MD, Chief Medical and Scientific Officer, Institute for Healthcare STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttps://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities45452600https://www.ihi.org5/26/2017 2:12:23 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
How Do You Find the Right Mentor?57530Are you making the most of your mentor? Don Goldmann, MD, IHI’s Chief Medical and Scientific Officer, shares some valuable lessons from his three decades as a mentor to students and fellows.5/26/2017 2:50:15 PMA Good First Step to Any Improvement Project PDSA Cycles: From CLABSIs to Cucumbers Goldmann, MD, Chief Medical and Scientific Officer, Institute for Healthcare Improvement STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttps://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities198290https://www.ihi.org5/26/2017 2:50:15 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Where Should You Start Reducing Disparities?57567Aswita Tan-McGrory explains why organizations starting to address disparities in care should focus first on data collection.5/26/2017 2:42:04 PMAswita Tan-McGrory, MBA, MSPH; Deputy Director, Disparities Solutions Center at Massachusetts General Hospital Learning Objectives: At the end of this activity, you will be able to STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttps://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities64130https://www.ihi.org5/26/2017 2:42:04 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Health Care Scattergories57447Can you think of a reason to call 911 that starts with the letter T? What about a symptom of an illness that starts with the letter N? Play Scattergories with your Chapter and find out! This activity can serve as a fun way to engage your Chapter and have fun!9/18/2015 8:41:06 PMThis activity was created by the IHI Open School Northeastern University Chapter Can you think of a reason to call 911 that starts with the letter T What about a symptom of an STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttps://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities118160https://www.ihi.org9/18/2015 8:41:06 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
What’s the Difference Between Research and QI?57534Dr. James Moses, IHI Open School Academic Advisor, explains how improvement and research methodology can contribute differently toward the same cause.5/26/2017 2:10:39 PMJames Moses, MD, MPH; Medical Director of Quality Improvement, Boston Medical Center Learning Objectives: At the end of this activity, you will be able to STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttps://www.ihi.org/education/IHIOpenSchool/resources/Pages/Activities37134590https://www.ihi.org5/26/2017 2:10:39 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js

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