Improvement Science at IHI National Forum


December 9-12, 2018
Orlando, FL

Improvement Science is a featured topic track at the 2018 IHI National Forum.

Improvement Capability

Our goal: Build practical improvement capability based on the science of improvement into every organization, health care executive, and professional, while driving innovation to dramatically improve performance at all levels of the health care system. More >>

In the Spotlight

Choose the Right QI Tool for Health Care or Daily Life
This IHI Blog post provides guidance on which quality improvement tool to use for what purpose, how to use each one, and when to use them.

How to Speak So Leaders Will Listen
Health care leaders all over the world are always juggling multiple priorities. How can you get leaders to pay attention to quality improvement — when you may only have two minutes to make your case? IHI CEO Derek Feeley has four tips for engaging leaders so they’ll listen. Feeley is an IHI National Forum keynote presenter in December.

Visual Management Board Tool
A visual management board is a communication tool that provides at-a-glance information about current process performance to help staff coordinate and guide their daily work and monitor ongoing improvement projects. Download IHI's free tool for guidance, tips, and resources for implementing this approach in your work.

QI Game: How Do You Measure the Banana?
Choosing and defining your measures might sound easy, but improvement teams frequently struggle with these two tasks. This video-based IHI Open School activity describes how to play the measurement game, what participants can learn, and how those learnings apply in real improvement work.      

 

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