Institute for Healthcare Improvement. (2011). The IHI Improvement Map. Retrieved from http://www.ihi.org/IHI/Programs/ImprovementMap/.
Today’s resource, The IHI Improvement Map, is an online tool from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement. It is designed to helps healthcare planners and administrators achieve the following goals:
- Make care safer
- Make patient care transitions smoother
- Lead improvement efforts effectively
- Reduce costs and increase quality
“The Improvement Map is an interactive, web-based tool designed to bring together the best knowledge available on the key process improvements that lead to exceptional patient care. It offers clear guidance through an often confusing health care landscape, helping hospitals set change agendas, establish priorities, organize work, and optimize resources.”