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The PHF Performance Management Toolkit Has Arrived

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvementby Micaela Kirshy

August 1, 2014

 

​The Public Health Foundation (PHF) is pleased to share the new Performance Management Toolkit, a source for performance management resources and tools, including case stories, white papers, and self-assessments that can help individuals and organizations move from learning to application. The purpose...

 

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Using Driver Diagrams to Address Population Health Challenges: Oral Health Care

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvementby Micaela Kirshy

June 13, 2014

 

​On May 15, 2014, The Public Health Foundation (PHF) hosted the Oral Health Care Advisory Group Meeting at PHF's office in Washington, DC. PHF convened an interdisciplinary team of experts in quality improvement, oral health, epidemiology, and public health practice, to help identify and map drivers...

 

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Maine CDC Uses Public Health Antibiotic Stewardship Driver Diagram to Address CDI

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvementby Micaela Kirshy

May 19, 2014

 

In response to an increase in reported outbreaks of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) in long-term care and other health care facilities, the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Maine CDC) began participating as a pilot site in the Public Health Foundation’s (PHF) Antibiotic Stewardship...

 

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Performance Management and Cultural Transformation Using PDCA

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvementby Micaela Kirshy

November 22, 2013

 

​A hallmark of leading-edge organizations is the successful application of performance measurement to gain insight into, and make judgments about, the effectiveness and efficiency of programs, processes, and people. However, these organizations do not stop there; rather, they use performance management...

 

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Using QI to Foster Public Health and Healthcare Collaboration

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvementby Micaela Kirshy

October 22, 2013

 

​On October 11, 2013, the Public Health Foundation (PHF) convened the second meeting of its Antibiotic Stewardship Advisory Group to discuss current and future activities using the Public Health Antibiotic Stewardship Driver Diagram. During this meeting, the three public health pilot sites participating...

 

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