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What you will learn

  • Describe why measurement is important to quality improvement work.

  • Locate external sources of quality and safety measures and associated performance data.

  • Identify those data that are useful for monitoring and evaluating quality improvement projects.

Skills you will gain

Data AnalysisPerformance MeasurementProject Evaluation
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Approx. 6 hours to complete
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Performance Measurement in Patient Safety and Quality

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 65 min)
8 videos
Donabedian's Model6m
Performance Measurement Domains4m
Specifying a Performance Measure and Common Data Source for Measurement10m
A Global Example of Performance Measurement in Healthcare: The International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement8m
Names to Know and Properties of a Good Measure9m
Challenges with Performance Measurement7m
Copy of Performance Measurement in Patient Safety and Quality8m
1 practice exercise
Module 1 Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Public Reporting of Performance Measures

2 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 55 min)
10 videos
Evidence of Impact & Maximizing the Benefits10m
Hospital Readmissions4m
HCAHPS5m
Hospital Mortality3m
HAIs5m
Hospital Compare6m
Interview with Renee Demski5m
Exploring the Leapfrog Group4m
Exploring My NHS3m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Interpreting Data and Telling Data's Story

1 hour to complete
6 videos (Total 58 min)
6 videos
Analysis Methods: Overview7m
Analysis Methods, Inferential Tools12m
Analysis Methods: Case Study12m
Visualization9m
Case Study on Visualization11m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

From Data to Action and Iteration

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 48 min)
5 videos
Use of Quantitative & Qualitative Data in QI Projects6m
Case Study: Improving Family Engagement in FCR7m
Using Data & Measures to Evaluate the Success of an Improvement Project12m
Case Study: Improving Medication Reconciliation on Hospital Admission15m
1 practice exercise
Module 4 Quiz30m

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