IHI Fellowship Program

Background

Sponsor Type
Private
Origin/Sponsor
Institute for Healthcare Improvement
IHI

Pre-Training

Pre-requisites
Yes

Content

Evidence Based
Yes
Content Areas
Leadership Skills
Clinical Area
Medicine
Program Description/Program Objectives
The fellowship framework includes a focus on foundational elements of patient safety, such as leadership roles, culture, and communication, and incorporates them into four pillars of patient safety: care coordination; patient-centeredness; organizational culture; and transparency and learning organization.
Learning Objectives
  • Develop, lead, and champion patient safety improvement projects as part of larger delivery system transformation efforts.
  • Build allies and partners to bridge organizational silos.
  • Develop an organizationwide commitment to safety.
  • Measure progress and impact of improvements and interventions.
Organizational Needs Assessment
No
Cultural Readiness Assessment
No
In-Service Delivery Option
No

Design and Delivery

Training Delivered By
Multidisciplinary
Mode of Delivery
Classroom Instruction
Self-directed Study
Web-based Training
Target Audience
Health Care Executives and Administrators
Health Care Providers
Non-Health Care Professionals

Implementation

Credit Hours
No
Certification
No
Per Person Cost

Post-Training

Vendor-Provided Evaluation
Yes
Available Evaluation Measures
No