Institute For Healthcare Quality & Value
These impediments occur in three “silos”:
- Process (rooted in information deficiencies)
The Institute was incorporated in Illinois in 2003 as a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation to conduct RESEARCH and to provide EDUCATION on the solutions to these impediments. The education and research of the Institute will extend beyond quality and patient safety into the inherent and logical relationships between quality, medical error, and finance, the value of health care.
- Over 30 years of expertise in health care quality
- Pioneering and implementing root cause techniques to identify these fundamental impediments
- Innovating the solutions to these fundamental impediments
Through education and research, the Institute is a strategic organizational change agent formed by multidisciplinary health care experts who share this common experience, mission, and vision.