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Semaine
1
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2 heures pour terminer

Establishing a Framework for Quality & Safety

Welcome to Module 1! During this module, you'll learn about the current state of healthcare quality and safety in the US and globally, and the essential characteristics and expected outcomes of safe, high-quality healthcare. We'll also discuss the core elements of quality improvement, and the data needed to assess the safety and quality of care. Finally, we'll examine lessons learned from other industries & disciplines that can be applied to healthcare improvement efforts. We're looking forward to getting started!...
Reading
5 vidéos (Total 44 min), 2 lectures, 1 quiz
Video5 vidéos
An Interview with Peggy O’Kane, Founding & Current President of the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)18 min
The Unsettling Facts7 min
Models for Change10 min
Summary2 min
Reading2 lectures
Please tell us more about you as a learner....10 min
Module 1 Readings & Resources40 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Module 1 Practice Quiz10 min
Semaine
2
Heures pour terminer
2 heures pour terminer

Safety as a First Principle of Quality

Welcome to Module 2! This week, we examine the criticality of patient safety to healthcare and the sciences underlying patient safety. You'll learn a model for systems engineering and a process for anticipating and addressing medical errors. You'll also learn about the importance of a just culture approach to medical error prevention. ...
Reading
6 vidéos (Total 35 min), 1 lecture, 1 quiz
Video6 vidéos
The Lewis Blackman Story1 min
The Science of Patient Safety11 min
Systems Re-Engineering7 min
Human Factors7 min
Summary3 min
Reading1 lecture
Module 2 Readings & Resources40 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Module 2 Quiz20 min
Semaine
3
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2 heures pour terminer

Measures & Measurement

Welcome to Module 3! This week we delve into measures and measurement. You'll learn to apply the basic Donebedian framework for measuring quality in healthcare in terms of structure, process and outcomes. We'll discuss the key attributes of useful (good) healthcare measures and the core concepts of validity and reliability. You'll also learn the most critical elements to consider in choosing and applying a measure or measures to measurement in a given health care setting or situation, and the key characteristics of a measurement process that must be present to provide information that is a valid and useful reflection of quality of care....
Reading
6 vidéos (Total 54 min), 2 lectures, 1 quiz
Video6 vidéos
A Framework for Measures14 min
What Makes a Good Measure?16 min
Measurement: Why & What8 min
Use & Reporting of Measures4 min
Summary2 min
Reading2 lectures
Module 3 Readings & Resources40 min
Desirable Measures Checklist20 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Module 3 Quiz20 min
Semaine
4
Heures pour terminer
4 heures pour terminer

Quality and Safety Improvement Science

Welcome to Module 4! This week you'll learn how to identify quality improvement opportunities and apply the PDSA cycle to address them. We'll also discuss the importance and benefits of team-based approaches to quality improvement, and the value of Health Information Technologies (HIT) and other innovations in improving health care quality....
Reading
6 vidéos (Total 60 min), 1 lecture, 2 quiz
Video6 vidéos
Identifying the Problem & Benchmarking9 min
Quality Improvement Process20 min
QI as a Team Sport6 min
Quality Innovations: An Interview with Jesse Hines19 min
Summary1 min
Reading1 lecture
Module 4 Readings and Resources40 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Module 4 Quiz20 min
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Meilleurs avis

par JSNov 17th 2016

I would like to state state that this is a course that is very well rounded in the topics taught/discussed and would recommend it to anyone wishing to improve quality in the field of health care!

par NTSep 1st 2017

This course is really useful to give an overview of quality improvement specifically in health care. The 2 tutors are so passionate in providing both knowledge and inspiring students. Thank you!

Enseignants

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Jean Johnson

Professor, GW School of Nursing and Executive Coach
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Gregory Pawlson

Clinical Professor of Medicine and Adjunct Professor, GW School of Nursing and Executive Coach

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    3) Successfully complete the course. This requires completion of all modules, reading of all required materials, and a passing score of 80% or higher on all quizzes.

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