Quality & Safety Academy

Co-sponsored by Institute for Healthcare Quality Safety and Efficiency & CU Graduate Medical Education

Purpose
To provide relevant and applicable training in quality improvement and patient safety enabling CU residents, fellows, and faculty to improve care and enact change in the healthcare system.

Academy Overview
The QSA offers residents, fellows, and faculty in any program affiliated with University of Colorado a series of workshops designed to build foundational knowledge in quality improvement and patient safety enabling attendees to effectively participate in quality and safety work in the clinical setting. Program content builds on itself to support progressive acquisition of competency. The core content areas are Quality Improvement, Patient Safety, and Healthcare Systems Leadership.

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6 HALF-DAY WORKSHOPS

Mix and match single sessions or take all six.

LIVE, VIRTUAL SESSIONS

Learn from expert faculty, no matter where you are.

A LA CARTE REGISTRATION

Take any 3-hour session. Mix and match to fit your needs.

A LA CARTE

Take any 3-hour session and mix and match to fit your needs.

QSA CERTIFICATE

Complete all six sessions to achieve the QSA Certificate. Participants may take any course at any time.


Program Coordinator Session- Intro to QI and Application to PC Work

Learning Objectives 

  • Define Quality Improvement
  • Recognize the underlying tenet to all QI approaches
  • List the six steps for successful Quality Improvement
  • Employ QI strategies in PC work
  • Describe how PCs can support trainees in QI work 
(AY 2021-2022 sessions to be announced)


For questions regarding the GME Quality & Safety Academy, please email GMEQualityandSafety@ucdenver.edu