Welcome to the Quality Improvement & Patient Safety Subject Guide
Discover the latest research:Alerts and updates from your favourite journals, websites, and social media.
Search for the best evidence:View journals, find articles, and browse books. All the best resources to locate background information, research answers to practice questions, and find peer-reviewed articles.
Explore practice and patient resources: Topical information to support evidence-informed practice. Browse guidelines, Alberta Health Services links, professional association web pages, grey literature, and much more.
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has developed an array of health care decision making and research tools that can be used by program managers, researchers, and others. The Quality Indicators (QIs) are measures of health care quality that make use of readily available hospital inpatient administrative data.
IHI is a recognized innovator, convener, and generous leader, a trustworthy partner, and the first place to turn for expertise, help, and encouragement for anyone, anywhere who wants to change health care profoundly for the better.
A lean organization understands customer value and focuses its key processes to continuously increase it. The ultimate goal is to provide perfect value to the customer through a perfect value creation process that has zero waste.