QI Strategizing

Effective improvements to care delivery throughout the entire Community Health Center involve alignment of senior leadership, care providers and quality improvement systems. Senior leadership must identify clear goals that are reflected in the health center’s policies, procedures, business plan, and financial planning. The following tools may assist in quality improvement change processes.

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The Chronic Care Model as a Guide for Change Integrating Chronic Care and Business Strategies In the Safety Net: Toolkit (Link to PDF)
Practice Change A Practice Coaching Manual (Link to PDF)
Plan, Do, Study, Act (PDSA) Cycles PDSA Form #1 (DOC)
PDSA Form #2 (DOC)
PDSA Worksheet (DOC)
Preparing for Spread Adaptability to Change Assessment Grid (DOC)
Calculating Demand (PPT)
Checklist for Readiness to Spread (DOC)
Creating the Vision (DOC)
Spread Site Adaptability Grid (DOC)
Strategizing for Spread (DOC)
Spreading Managing Spread (PPT)
Spread Project Planning Grid; with Examples (DOC)
Spread Staff Tracking Chart (DOC)
System Changes & Interventions: Registry as a Clinical Practice Tool (PPT)
Sustaining Changes Spreading & Sustaining Strategies for Team Leaders (PPT)
Sustainability & Spread: Improvements, BTS Diffusion & IHI Spread Model (PPT)
Sustainability & Spread Panel Discussion (PPT)
Center Efficiency and Growth Conducting a Continuing Care Clinic (DOC)
Group Visit Article (DOC)
Staff Huddle Goals (XLS)

OTHER ONLINE RESOURCES

American Society for Quality
Membership Organization
www.asq.org

Business Case: Beginning Your Chronic Illness Quality Improvement Project
Improving Chronic Illness Care/IHI
www.improvingchroniccare.org/change/businesscase/index.html

Clinical Risk Management and Patient Safety
HRSA and ECRI Institute (ECRI)
www.ecri.org/Clinical_RM_Program