Quality Improvement: A Team Effort (Are YOU on the Team?) Zeroing in on Hospitalizations and Infections (C. diff)

Session Year: 
2015
authors: 
Cheryl Phillips, MD, CMDR Dheeraj Mahajan, MD, CMD Douglas Pace, NHA

This session will explore the issues of safely reducing hospitalizations and infections, specifically Clostridium difficile (C. diff) using case studies. We'll walk through the Advancing Excellence Circle of Success (a quality improvement model) and participants will work in groups on case studies. Various problems will be identified and groups will work towards a suitable solution. Topics such as communication, quality improvement, multidisciplinary team work, and using data to influence change will be covered.

cmd: 
1.5 Management
cme: 
1.5