The IHI Open School for Health Professions is an interprofessional educational community that gives learners the skills to become change agents in health care improvement. The IHI Open School currently offers a range of online courses in the areas of quality improvement, patient safety, patient- and family-centered care, managing health care operations, and leadership. The Basic Certificate in Quality and Safety, comprising 13 courses, provides a well-rounded introduction to quality, safety, population health, equity, health care leadership, and person- and family-centered care.
IHI course numbers: Improvement Capability, QI101-105, Patient Safety, PS101-105, Leadership, L101, Person- and Family-centered care, PFC101, Triple Aim for Populations, TA101.
|Nursing, health administration, physicians, pharmacists, dentistry, healthcare quality professionals, patient safety professionals, other health professionals and students.||Online. Mobile app.|
|Quiz after each lesson. A passing score is 75% or greater.||None.|
|Continuing education credits awarded||Length|
|CME, CNE, CPE, CPHQ, CPPS|
IHI Open School – Basic Certificate in Quality & Safety
|15-30 minutes per lesson.|
|On demand.||Register through www.ihi.org. Follow registration instructions.|
|No charge for ChristianaCare employees, Medical-Dental staff and credentialed providers.||Claire Rudolph, Safety & Quality Education Specialist, 302-733-1237.|