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Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

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1
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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!...
5 vídeos (total de (Total 44 mín.) min), 2 leituras, 1 teste
5 videos
An Interview with Peggy O’Kane, Founding & Current President of the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)18min
The Unsettling Facts7min
Models for Change10min
Summary2min
2 leituras
Please tell us more about you as a learner....10min
Module 1 Readings & Resources40min
1 exercício prático
Module 1 Practice Quiz10min
Semana
2
2 horas para concluir

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. ...
6 vídeos (total de (Total 35 mín.) min), 1 leitura, 1 teste
6 videos
The Lewis Blackman Story1min
The Science of Patient Safety11min
Systems Re-Engineering7min
Human Factors7min
Summary3min
1 leituras
Module 2 Readings & Resources40min
1 exercício prático
Module 2 Quiz20min
Semana
3
2 horas para concluir

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....
6 vídeos (total de (Total 54 mín.) min), 2 leituras, 1 teste
6 videos
A Framework for Measures14min
What Makes a Good Measure?16min
Measurement: Why & What8min
Use & Reporting of Measures4min
Summary2min
2 leituras
Module 3 Readings & Resources40min
Desirable Measures Checklist20min
1 exercício prático
Module 3 Quiz20min
Semana
4
4 horas para concluir

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....
6 vídeos (total de (Total 60 mín.) min), 1 leitura, 2 testes
6 videos
Identifying the Problem & Benchmarking9min
Quality Improvement Process20min
QI as a Team Sport6min
Quality Innovations: An Interview with Jesse Hines19min
Summary1min
1 leituras
Module 4 Readings and Resources40min
1 exercício prático
Module 4 Quiz20min
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por 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!

por 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!

Instrutores

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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

Sobre Universidade George Washington

In the heart of our nation’s capital with additional programs in Virginia, the George Washington University was created by an Act of Congress in 1821. Today, GW is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia. The university offers comprehensive programs of undergraduate and graduate liberal arts study, as well as degree programs in nursing, medicine, public health, law, engineering, education, business and international affairs. Each year, GW enrolls a diverse population of undergraduate, graduate and professional students from across the country and around the world....

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