A guide to quality improvement methods from Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP) brings together twelve quality improvement (QI) methods, providing an overview of each and practical advice on how and when to implement them, with illustrative case examples. QI methods covered include clinical audit; Plan, Do, Study, Act; model for improvement; LEAN/Six Sigma; performance benchmarking, process mapping and statistical process control and it is aimed at all professionals with an interest in QI. The purpose of this guidance is to signpost those working within, leading, commissioning and using healthcare services to a broad range of quality improvement methods. It should be especially useful to those putting together quality improvement programmes.Method selection In order to identify and manage the shortfalls in clinical care against expected standards in GP practices and to drive improvement in glycaemic control, a Type 2 care clinical audit programme was developed. 14. HQIP 2009. ... service reviewi ac HQIP, Guide to using quality improvement tools to drive clinical auditii ac HQIP, Template clinical audit strategy, policy and audit reportiii ac HQIP, anbsp;...
|Title||:||A guide to quality improvement methods|
|Author||:||Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP)|
|Publisher||:||Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP) - 2015-07-29|