Journal Article
Commentary

IDEA4PS: the development of a research-oriented learning healthcare system.

Moffatt-Bruce SD, Huerta T, Gaughan A, et al. American Journal of Medical Quality. 2018;33.

Collaborating to implement rapid-cycle learning is a strategy to design and sustain patient safety innovations. This commentary describes an AHRQ-funded learning laboratory, the Institute for the Design of Environments Aligned for Patient Safety. The authors outline the infrastructure of the initiative and highlight how its research integrates the results of their activities into system-level improvement.