Category: Safe Care Collaborative

What are the key elements of a learning system and how can they help improve patient care?

By Frank Federico, Institute for Healthcare Improvement Frank Federico is a senior patient safety expert and Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) faculty. He is a pharmacist by training and has co-chaired many IHI collaboratives. The four pillars of the learning system The learning system supports rapid learning and the use

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Momentum – why it matters in improvement and how we can build it.

By Dominique Bird, Deputy Director and Head of Quality Improvement, Improvement Cymru In the journey of healthcare improvement there is one essential ingredient that often determines our success – momentum.  It’s the driving force that propels us forward, enabling us to overcome obstacles and reach our goals. It’s the energy

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