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The Academy

Advanced Quality & Safety Improvement Science

Advanced Quality and Safety Improvement Science Program
The Advanced Quality & Safety Improvement Science Program (AQSISP) is a train-the-trainer program that focuses on providing faculty (professionals who already possess the requisite teaching skills) with advanced knowledge and skills in improvement and safety that transforms them into teachers of quality improvement and safety.
Subject Area Level
Improvement Science Advanced
Audience Delivery
Faculty/teaching staff (faculty physicians, nurse leaders, pharmacists, and physician leaders) actively involved in leading departmental, service or system-wide quality and safety improvement initiatives and have responsibility for mentoring residents in systems based practice. Mixed didactic, e-learning, self-directed and experiential learning.
Requirements Pre-Requisites
Demonstrate application by leading and/or facilitating the improvement efforts in their current position and by mentoring other faculty or residents in their quality and safety improvement science skills development. Pre-requisite Education. Completion of one of the following: Achieving Competency Today course, Achieving Competency Today Team facilitator training, Lean Six Sigma or other equivalent knowledge or improvement science training. Learners must come with an improvement project relevant to their current role. Project must be pre-approved by their immediate supervisor, program director, and/or department head.
Credits/Certification Length
Participants may be eligible to sit for the American College of Medical Quality’s Certification in Medical Quality (CMQ) Examination. Certificate of completion will be awarded by the iLEAD directors. 40 hours (16 sessions) over the course of nine months.
Date(s) Registration
September 2022-May 2023. Apply on the Advanced Quality & Safety Improvement Science Application form.
Fee(s) Contact Information
No charge for ChristianaCare employees, Medical-Dental staff and credentialed providers. Robert Dressler, M.D. or Neil Jasani, M.D. or Loretta Consiglio-Ward

John H. Ammon Medical Education Center
2nd Floor, Suite 2E65A
4755 Ogletown-Stanton Road
Newark, DE 19718 directions

Phone: 302-733-5943