Quality Improvement Methods, Tools, and Measurement
QSEA’s QI Methods, Tools and Measurement Module will present practical tools and approaches which can be used as part of any quality improvement project. After learning the IHI Model for Improvement, a live session with mini-lecture and breakout sessions will allow participants to learn how to use a fishbone diagram, and process map and develop measures as part of an improvement project.
Estimated Time to Complete: 45 minutes
- Describe five commonly used QI tools
- Illustrate how these tools connect through a longitudinal project to create an improvement project
- Discuss how to process map
- Describe types of measures
The faculty and planners of these activities have no relevant relationships to disclose unless denoted below. All relevant relationships were mitigated prior to the start of this activity.
Brijen Shah, MD
Darlene Tad-y, MD
The Society of Hospital Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Society of Hospital Medicine designates this enduring activity for a maximum of .75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 0.75 Non-physician