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Leveraging Culture and Visible Improvement to Enhance Care – FREE Webinar Tuesday August 21st at 1pm (sponsored by the NNLM SCR and UNTHSC Institute for Patient Safety)
July 23, 2018
 

The UNTHSC Institute for Patient Safety and the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, South Central Region housed at the Gibson D. Lewis Library would like to invite you to join us for the next session of our new webinar series.

This 1 hour series co-sponsored by NNLM SCR and UNTHSC IPS will focus on topics related to the field of patient safety and health care quality. Through this series, we hope to empower health care professionals, patients, and health information professionals to support the elimination of preventable harm and achieve the highest quality in health care possible. Sessions will be scheduled quarterly and topics chosen based on current trends in patient care.

Allan Frankel, MD, and Maleek Jamal, PhD, of Safe and Reliable Healthcare will present Achieving Transformation: Leveraging Culture and Visible Improvement to Enhance Care and Experience for Patients and Personnel on Tuesday, August 21st at 1pm CT. Details on joining the meeting are available at the event link below. No registration is required, and the session is free to any interested parties.

Description: This session will cover:
1. A published and proven framework to achieve Cultural Transformation, co-developed with Institute of Healthcare Improvement [IHI]
2. Methods and tools to effectively measure culture, enabling direct data linkages to outcomes like readmissions, CLABSIs, HCAHPS.
3. Easy-to-implement strategies to reduce burnout, and engage frontline teams in ongoing improvement work at the unit level. Includes best practice insights from Mayo Clinic, NYU, and the Military Health System.