Prof Niroshan Siriwardena
Lincoln and Director,
Community and Health Research Unit
College of Social Science
University of Lincoln, UK
Dr Stephen Gillam
General Practitioner, Luton and
Director of Public Health Teaching
University of Cambridge, UK
What is quality?
Why is it important?
Tools and techniques
Individuals vs. systems
Models for individual practice
Quality improvement projects
The learning objectives for this e-learning module are to:
Identify key ideas in quality improvement, implementation and safety science.
Consider the evidence from health and social care improvement, implementation and the safety literature and how this applies to practice.
Understand how to apply a range of QI tools and techniques to improvement, implementation and safety.
Consider the role of patients and the public, leadership and management, regulation and governance and individual performance in improvement.
Apply theoretical and practical learning to understand how to undertake a quality improvement project in a specific area of practice.