Webinar – Clinical Specialty Teams: Team-Based Quality Model

This is the third webinar in our series on the Team-Based Quality Model. Clinical Specialty Teams are small groups of staff members who share a passion for care in a clinical area, such as, cardiac arrest, STEMI, trauma, stroke, pediatrics, or airway management. These teams are empowered by the medical director and senior management team… Read More

Webinar – Structure Your System for Quality: Team-Based Quality Model

This is the second webinar in our series on the Team-Based Quality Model. This webinar helps clarify the distinction between organizational and systems-level quality improvement efforts. It goes on to present the time sensitive care coalition model for a community or region. It seeks to create synergies between separate time sensitive care committees that might… Read More

Systems Concepts – Part 1: What is a System?

This vlog post is the first in a series about the concept of systems. We begin with a discussion of the definition of a system and introduce the idea of systems thinking. We then look at how that applies to improving clinical quality and economic efficiency in systems of care, particularly for high-risk time-sensitive conditions… Read More