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2014-09-09 08:32:28

Ten Canadian Teams Join IHI Triple Aim Collaborative OTTAWA, Sept. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement today announced a new cohort of Canadian teams participating in the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Better Health and Lower Costs for Patients with Complex Needs: An IHI Triple Aim Collaborative. Over 12 months, the teams will transform how their organizations care for patients living with complex health needs so patients experience better care...

2014-02-17 23:24:40

Uniting to Advance Healthcare Procedures Sparta, NJ (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 On February 10, 2014, Specialty Surgical Center proudly joined the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI): the prestigious and internationally recognized organization leading the charge for healthcare improvements worldwide. Specialty Surgical Center plans to offer IHI’s core curriculum in patient safety and other healthcare improvement modalities to their entire staff. Specialty Surgical Center places...

2014-02-11 23:30:18

The Seventh National Doctors of Nursing Practice Conference, taking place October 8, 9 and 10, 2014 at the Marriott Airport, Nashville, TN is centered on the Triple Aim that was coined and articulated by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement. (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 The Seventh National Doctors of Nursing Practice Conference, taking place October 8, 9 and 10, 2014 at the Marriott Airport, Nashville, TN is centered on the Triple Aim that was coined and articulated by the Institute for...

2013-12-19 23:31:03

Dr. Ira Williams, author of Find The Black Box attended as a guest The 25th Annual IHI National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care (http://is.gd/WXxvXB) in Orlando Dec. 8-11, 2013. That well-attended event, packed with presentations offering positive efforts to fulfill IHI ultimate goal also unintentionally provided a sharp contrast between their vision of future quality of health care measures, and the undeniable track record of no discernible improvement in reducing the...

2013-11-13 23:32:32

The IHI International Summit is a three-day event bringing together more than 1,000 revolutionary thinkers and front-line practitioners from around the globe to explore cutting-edge improvements for office practices, outpatient settings, and communities. Denver, CO (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 The Colorado Rural Health Center (CRHC) announced today that Michelle Mills, its CEO, will speak at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) 15th Annual International Summit on Improving Patient...

2013-05-20 23:03:21

The personal injury attorneys at d´Oliveira & Associates have posted a new infographic providing information on who may be liable for medical malpractice and what procedures may give rise to a medical malpractice claim. (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 According to a June 2009 Bloomberg article, it is estimated that expenses associated with medical malpractice amount to approximately $3.6 billion dollars per year (i). Additionally, in 2006, the Institute for Healthcare Improvement estimated...


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