IHI Open School Certificate Program

Background

Sponsor Type
Private
Origin/Sponsor
Institute for Healthcare Improvement
IHI

Pre-Training

Pre-requisites
Yes

Content

Evidence Based
Yes
Content Areas
Patient Safety Fundamentals
Quality Improvement Strategies
Education and Training
Clinical Area
Medicine
Program Description/Program Objectives
This suite of courses will introduce participants to the fundamentals of patient safety, and explain why making errors is human. Courses will cover teamwork and communication, root cause analyses and the aftermath of adverse events, and the critical components comprising a culture of safety.
Organizational Needs Assessment
No
Cultural Readiness Assessment
No
In-Service Delivery Option
No

Design and Delivery

Training Delivered By
Self-study
Mode of Delivery
Self-directed Study
Web-based Training
Target Audience
Allied Health Professionals
Health Care Executives and Administrators
Health Care Providers
Nurse Managers
Nurses
Pharmacists
Physicians
Risk Managers
Educators

Implementation

Credit Hours
Yes
Certification
Yes
Per Person Cost

Post-Training

Vendor-Provided Evaluation
No