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Rapid Cycle Kaizen for Process Improvement

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvementby Margie Beaudry

March 20, 2015

 

With public health organizations prioritizing quality improvement (QI) – both for accreditation readiness and for the overall success of organizational objectives – it is no surprise that Kaizen (Japanese for “change for the better”) has become a popular approach. There are many ways to conduct a Kaizen...

 

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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (February 2015)

Posted in: Community Development, Infrastructure, Performance Management and Quality Improvement, TRAIN, and Workforce Developmentby Russell Rubin

March 3, 2015

 

     Public Health Foundation E-News   News for Public Health

In This Issue Searching for Public Health Improvement Resources? Create More Effective Teams with the Teams Toolbox Webinar: Explore the New National Preparedness Training Plan Help End Violence in Your Community Quick...

 

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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (January 2015)

Posted in: Conferences and Events, Council on Linkages, Infrastructure, Performance Management and Quality Improvement, Strategic Planning, TRAIN, and Workforce Developmentby Russell Rubin

January 13, 2015

 

      Public Health Foundation E-News   News for Public Health
In This Issue Reflections and Lessons Learned from E-Learning Institute Participants A First-Hand Account of PHF's Fundamental Review of the Washoe County Health District Join the Council on Linkages for the Next Core...

 

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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (December 2014)

Posted in: Community Development, Council on Linkages, Infrastructure, Performance Management and Quality Improvement, PHF News, Strategic Planning, TRAIN, and Workforce Developmentby Russell Rubin

December 10, 2014

 

     Public Health Foundation E-News   News for Public Health

In This Issue Learn More about Academic Health Departments from the AHD Learning Community Get Technical Assistance through New Grant Programs CDC Taps TRAIN to Help Prepare Health Workers to Respond to Ebola New Resources...

 

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Get Technical Assistance Through New Grant Programs

Posted in: Infrastructure, and Performance Management and Quality Improvementby Margie Beaudry

November 24, 2014

 

​CDC’s National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion recently awarded more than $200 million to public and private organizations through grant programs focused on populations hardest hit by chronic diseases. In addition to addressing leading risk factors for chronic disease, these...

 

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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (October 2014)

Posted in: Conferences and Events, Council on Linkages, Data Analysis, Infrastructure, Performance Management and Quality Improvement, PHF News, TRAIN, and Workforce Developmentby Russell Rubin

October 28, 2014

 

     Public Health Foundation E-News   News for Public Health

In This Issue How to Develop Your Own Driver Diagram to Address a Health Challenge E-Learning Opportunity Available for Instructional Designers and Distance Learning Specialists Connect with PHF in New Orleans at APHA's...

 

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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (September 2014)

Posted in: Conferences and Events, Council on Linkages, Performance Management and Quality Improvement, PHF News, TRAIN, and Workforce Developmentby Russell Rubin

September 23, 2014

 

       Public Health Foundation E-News   News for Public Health

In This Issue Time for a Flu Vaccine - Get It and Recommend It CDC TRAIN Celebrates its Third Birthday Have Questions about the 2014 Core Competencies? Pinpoint the Resources You Need: Performance Management Toolkit...

 

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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (August 2014)

Posted in: Council on Linkages, Performance Management and Quality Improvement, TRAIN, and Workforce Developmentby Russell Rubin

August 12, 2014

 

     Public Health Foundation E-News   News for Public Health

In This Issue New Performance Management Toolkit Just Released Houston Uses QI to Improve PHAB Documentation Superbugs: Resources to Help You Combat this Super Problem Streamlining CNE Credit for Nurses in Arkansas:...

 

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Superbugs: A Super Problem

Posted in: Community Development, Performance Management and Quality Improvement, TRAIN, and Workforce Development

July 14, 2014

 

Multi-drug resistant organisms or superbugs are a serious global public health problem. The rise of superbugs, due in large part to the overuse and misuse of antibiotics, has numerous health consequences, as well as corresponding economic repercussions. Patients infected with resistant bacterial strains...

 

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Planning Before You Communicate Tool Demonstrated in COPPHI Open Forum Workshop

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvement, and Strategic Planningby Russell Rubin

June 26, 2014

 

On June 12, 2014, staff from the Public Health Foundation (PHF) led performance improvement managers and quality improvement (QI) leaders through a strategic communications exercise at the Community of Practice for Public Health Improvement (COPPHI) Open Forum for Quality Improvement in Public Health...

 

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