archive-org.com » ORG » I » IHI.ORG

Total: 1209

Choose link from "Titles, links and description words view":

Or switch to "Titles and links view".
  • Overview
    America Engage with IHI Engage with IHI Overview Collaboratives Initiatives Membership Programs Fellowship Programs Strategic Partnerships Customized Services Blogs and User Groups Home Education In Person Training Perfecting Emergency Department Operations In Person Training Perfecting Emergency Department Operations My Filters Overview Currently selected Session Agenda Session Faculty Continuing Education Fees Overview Session Agenda Session Faculty Continuing Education Fees Also on this Topic first last Optimizing Patient Flow Moving Patients Smoothly Through Acute Care Settings In this white paper IHI offers perspectives on the impediments to timely and efficient flow of patients through acute care settings Need Help Email info ihi org Call 617 301 4800 866 787 0831 Toll Free Available Monday Friday 9am 5pm ET IHI Offering Page Overview Page Content Listen to a recording of an informational call about this program IHI Media Player Silverlight web part for playing Audio and Video files The ED is a busy exciting and at times exhausting place and it s only getting busier Hospital emergency departments EDs are often plagued with waits and delays Overcrowding in EDs contributes to poor care frustrated patients increased cost potential harm and stress for both patients and staff But when patients information and materials flow efficiently through the ED all aspects of care in emergency departments improve dramatically including Patient safety Clinical effectiveness Patient and staff satisfaction Hospital revenue This seminar will provide health care professionals with the opportunity to learn how to optimize ED patient flow operations and service Practical applications will demonstrate why an efficient ED is so critical to the safety and satisfaction of patients their families and hospital staff Faculty will present real world examples and provide actionable strategies and tactics all developed through IHI s work with multiple EDs The unique methods introduced during this seminar include the use of

    Original URL path: http://www.ihi.org/education/InPersonTraining/PerfectingED/Pages/default.aspx (2016-02-01)
    Open archived version from archive


  • Overview
    and User Groups Home Education In Person Training Person and Family Centered Care Transforming the Patient Experience In Person Training Person and Family Centered Care Transforming the Patient Experience My Filters Person and Family Centered Care Transforming the Patient Experience Overview Currently selected Session Agenda Session Faculty Continuing Education Fees Person and Family Centered Care Transforming the Patient Experience Overview Session Agenda Session Faculty Continuing Education Fees Also On This Topic first last Need Help Email info ihi org Call 617 301 4800 866 787 0831 Toll Free Available Monday Friday 9am 5pm ET IHI Offering Page Overview Page Content Put Your Patient Experience Efforts in a Broader Context Person and Family Centered Care The Institute for Healthcare Improvement IHI is eager to usher in a new era of partnerships between clinicians and individuals where the values needs and preferences of the individual are honored the best evidence is applied and the shared goal is optimal functional health To do that we are inviting all who strive to achieve better patient experiences in their settings to learn the best of the work that IHI has developed in this crucial arena Please join us to learn how to enhance your organization s approach to the people and the families who come under your care We will have exemplars in this work attending to share their stories and we ll use several case studies to make sure the material can go from concept to practice quickly at your organization We hope you ll join us On the walls of IHI you l find quotes that help us stay focused on the work at hand The one above is particularly appropriate for patient care leaders who need to marshal the forces of clinicians and staff to improve the patient experince at their organizations

    Original URL path: http://www.ihi.org/education/InPersonTraining/Person-andFamily-CenteredCare_TransformingthePatientExperience/Pages/default.aspx (2016-02-01)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Overview
    IHI Engage with IHI Overview Collaboratives Initiatives Membership Programs Fellowship Programs Strategic Partnerships Customized Services Blogs and User Groups Home Education In Person Training Quality Improvement for Chairs and Chiefs In Person Training Quality Improvement for Chairs and Chiefs My Filters Overview Currently selected Session Agenda Session Faculty Continuing Education Fees Overview Session Agenda Session Faculty Continuing Education Fees Need Help Email info ihi org Call 617 301 4800 866 787 0831 Toll Free Available Monday Friday 9am 5pm ET IHI Offering Page Overview Page Content It Chairs and Chiefs was a real opportunity to create a social network that supported the notion that performance improvement and patient safety and quality are worthwhile endeavors and there are lots of people that you respect and know who are doing the same thing Bill Greene MD Senior Vice President for Loss Prevention and Patient Safety Chief Medical Officer MCIC Vermont Inc Clinical leaders face often competing daily challenges including overseeing patient care budgetary responsibilities and teaching requirements all in a fluid setting filled with constant change In the post health care reform environment there is renewed emphasis on the quality of care provided and producing zero harm events One of the most important yet often overlooked roles of physician leaders is engaging colleagues and department wide teams in quality improvement initiatives that foster learning and align with organizational goals In Quality Improvement for Chairs and Chiefs a two day program from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement IHI clinical chairs and chiefs of departments or services will be fully immersed in methods to improve quality throughout their department From the basic metrics of measurement and assessing performance to leading a culture of quality to strategies for publishing improvement work this program will provide clinical department heads with the essentials they need to lead

    Original URL path: http://www.ihi.org/education/InPersonTraining/QIChairs_Chiefs/Pages/default.aspx (2016-02-01)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Overview
    Initiatives to Produce System Level Results This paper describes the essential elements for strategic improvement Will the will to improve Ideas altneratives to the status quo and Execution implementing a portfolio of projects that get results Increasing Efficiency and Enhancing Value in Health Care Ways to Achieve Savings in Operating Costs per Year This white paper proposes a set of steps health care organizations can undertake to systematically identify and eliminate inefficiencies to create a portfolio of work leading to a 1 percent to 3 percent savings in operating costs per year Transforming Care at the Bedside How to Guide Creating an Ideal Transition Home for Patients with Heart Failure One of the most promising changes developed as part of the Transforming Care at the Bedside initiative is creating an ideal transition home for patients who are being discharged from medical and surgical units within hospitals Need Help Email info ihi org Call 617 301 4800 866 787 0831 Toll Free Available Monday Friday 9am 5pm ET IHI Offering Page Overview Page Content When a patient s transition from the hospital to another care setting and eventually to home is less than optimal the repercussions can be far reaching hospital readmission an adverse medical event and even mortality Poorly designed discharge processes can also create unnecessary stress for medical and nursing staff causing failed communications rework and frustrations On the other hand a comprehensive and reliable discharge plan along with post discharge support can reduce readmission rates improve health outcomes and ensure quality transitions Having such a plan also leads to a deeper understanding of patients reasons for admission and their needs after hospital care In addition for organizations working with bundled payments it can also be an effective tool in achieving improved quality and reduced cost growth To help

    Original URL path: http://www.ihi.org/education/InPersonTraining/ReduceReadmissions/Pages/default.aspx (2016-02-01)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Overview
    East North America Engage with IHI Engage with IHI Overview Collaboratives Initiatives Membership Programs Fellowship Programs Strategic Partnerships Customized Services Blogs and User Groups Home Education In Person Training The Science of Improvement In Person Training The Science of Improvement My Filters Overview Currently selected Session Agenda Session Faculty Continuing Education Fees Overview Session Agenda Session Faculty Continuing Education Fees Need Help Email info ihi org Call 617 301 4800 866 787 0831 Toll Free Available Monday Friday 9am 5pm ET IHI Offering Page Overview Page Content Do you have the will the desire to improve care systems but not necessarily a roadmap to guide your improvement journey Will is essential but it takes a firm grasp of the theories methods and tools of quality improvement to turn the vision of an improved system into a reality Hands on learning is still the best way to gain a firm grounding in the concepts tools and methods needed to plan and execute an effective quality improvement journey The Science of Improvement is a lively interactive highly motivating first step Working under the guidance of IHI health care improvement experts you will build the critical skills that you can apply in your own improvement initiatives Like most successful improvement the most effective learning is collaborative In this two day seminar you will work closely with a group of like minded colleagues who share similar challenges and goals With them you will gain the confidence to apply basic improvement tools and work effectively with improvement teams back home Participants are encouraged to join a network of quality improvers that will continue to share ideas and encouragement long after the seminar ends Watch a short clip of faculty Robert Lloyd PhD presenting on operational definitions IHI Media Player Silverlight web part for playing Audio

    Original URL path: http://www.ihi.org/education/InPersonTraining/ScienceofImprovement/Pages/default.aspx (2016-02-01)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Session Details
    It is now a bedrock for several new national policy initiatives and has become the organizing principle for a new health care world based on delivering value and managing populations The Institute for Healthcare Improvement IHI originated the the Triple Aim framework and has piloted its development with leading systems clinicians grass roots organizations and communities around the world showing how ambitious organizations can get the results they are seeking in all three dimensions In IHI s two day seminar IHI Triple Aim Strategies for Population Management we will point the way forward by showing you how senior health care leaders have already used IHI s Triple Aim to improve health and lower costs for the patients and communities they serve and equip you to do the same for yours WHAT This two day seminar will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to successfully pursue the Triple Aim in your organization or community Hear directly from senior leaders and improvement teams who have successfully used IHI s Triple Aim to improve health and lower costs in various populations including employees accountable care organizations and communities Develop a portfolio of projects tailored to the population you serve Learn how to apply population specific change ideas to improve all three dimensions care health and cost Learn how to activate community partners as full participants and leaders WHO This program is ideal for change agents from around the world in health related organizations who are responsible for developing strategy driving population management delivering front line care or crafting policy and supports for a specific population The seminar is ideal for individuals working in the following types of organizations Accountable Care Organizations Integrated health delivery systems Community clinics and safety net systems State Medicaid offices Regional health districts or systems Physician

    Original URL path: http://www.ihi.org/education/InPersonTraining/TripleAim/Pages/default.aspx (2016-02-01)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Overview
    5pm ET IHI Offering Page Overview Page Content In this rapidly changing health care environment now is the time for primary care practices to rethink their approaches to providing care Doing things the way we ve always done it is no longer enough primary care organizations must learn how to transform their systems of care in a way that will lead to better sustainable results Meaningful use the patient centered medical home advanced primary care patient and family centered care and electronic health records all constitute new challenges for office practices yet they also present new opportunities When equipped with foundational skills and knowledge organizations that have a will to change and improve can thrive in this new environment To help primary care practices adapt and succeed the Institute for Healthcare Improvement IHI is pleased to offer an intensive program Transforming the Primary Care Practice Designed to bring together the best knowledge available this three day intensive program will guide participants towards exceptional advanced primary care and the meaningful use of information technology A group of expert faculty will teach participants accessible continuous and coordinated family centered care using a team approach health information technology and shared decision making This program will lay the foundation for ongoing improvement while also providing the opportunity for practices to immerse themselves in key changes that will propel them towards a system that works better is more cost effective and meets the needs of the community What You ll Learn By the end of this three day intensive program you will be able to Describe and carry out key changes that lead to advanced primary care and can result in certification and recognition for the patient centered medical home Recognize that crucial care processes and systems should drive the design of clinical information systems

    Original URL path: http://www.ihi.org/education/InPersonTraining/TransformPrimaryCare/Pages/default.aspx (2016-02-01)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Overview
    Video Presentations Posterboards Other Websites Regions Regions Overview Africa Asia Pacific Europe Latin America Middle East North America Engage with IHI Engage with IHI Overview Collaboratives Initiatives Membership Programs Fellowship Programs Strategic Partnerships Customized Services Blogs and User Groups Home Education Virtual Training Online Courses On Demand Improvement Skills to Empower Front Line Nurses Virtual Training On Demand Improvement Skills to Empower Front Line Nurses My Filters Agenda Faculty On Demand Improvement Skills to Empower Front Line Nurses Agenda Faculty Need Help Email info ihi org Call 617 301 4800 866 787 0831 Toll Free Available Monday Friday 9am 5pm ET IHI Offering Page Overview Page Content On Demand Improving Skills to Empower Front Line Nurses Nurses are the heartbeat of health care Author unknown Today s front line nursing staff face a growing list of responsibilities From overseeing the treatment and recovery of their patients to documentation and facility oversight a nurse s daily requirements seem to grow even in periods of hospital reductions An October 2010 Institute of Medicine IOM report states that nurses need new competencies to deliver high quality care The IOM recommends that new skills include leadership health policy system improvement research and evidence based practice and teamwork and col laboration The report further claims that nurses will need these skills in order to be full partners with physicians and other health care professionals in redesigning health care To assist with spreading the leadership skills required in the ever changing health care environment the Institute for Healthcare Improvement IHI is pleased to offer Improvement Skills to Empower Front Line Nurses a series of three audio conferences Each call will help front line nurses develop the skills necessary to lead improvement in their everyday work Listen to the audio recordings below See the Agenda page for

    Original URL path: http://www.ihi.org/education/WebTraining/OnDemand/NurseQI/Pages/default.aspx (2016-02-01)
    Open archived version from archive