IHI Joining Efforts to Improve Outcomes, Reduce Disparities in Maternal Care

Supported by a grant from Merck for Mothers, IHI seeks to spread evidence-based practices and address birth equity.

HGV Reduces Urinary Tract Infections by More Than 50 Percent

The Hospital Getúlio Vargas (HGV) was able to reduce the density of incidence of urinary tract infection in patients hospitalized in its Intensive Care Unit (ICU) by more than 50 percent.

6 Top Doctors Reveal What You Need to Know During Your Residency

To offer new medical residents insight on the intangible aspects of practice, AMA Wire spoke with some of the nation’s top physicians about the lessons they wish they had known as new residents. This article summarizes their top medical residency advic…

WIHI: Connecting Patient Experience to Culture and Strategic Aims

August 9, 2018 | Most hospitals are understandably preoccupied with patient experience scores. But can those same scores help guide an organization to the aims and values it hopes to achieve?

The Latest Trends and Tips in Patient Safety

OR Today article, August 1, 2018, summarizes trends in patient safety in perioperative areas and offers tips and advice from safety and clinical experts.

Transforming Concepts in Patient Safety: A Progress Report

This article reviews progress to date to advance patient safety in the US in five essential areas of health care, as first identified in 2009 by the IHI/NPSF Lucian Leape Institute.

New Group Seeks ‘Public Health Framework’ for Patient Safety

Article from Hospital Peer Review Online

“Adequate Childbirth” Project Empowers Pediatricians, Nurses, and Obstetricians at Unimed

This article highlights the work of Projeto Parto Adequado

Measuring Patient Quality of Life: Time Is What Matters

NEJM Catalyst article

5 Guiding Principles to Improve Home Health Safety

This article summarizes five strategies to improve the safety of care in home health setting, as detailed in a new report from IHI.

Older posts «

Explore the Archive