Measuring changes in quality improvement based on agency-wide efforts
Learning Areas:Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Public health administration or related administration
Public health or related organizational policy, standards, or other guidelines
Describe an agency-wide policy that was adopted to promote QI. Discuss opportunities for strengthening an agency’s level of QI maturity. Identify differences in perceptions regarding an agency’s QI culture.
Keyword(s): Quality Improvement, Health Departments
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I led the administration and analysis of the QI Maturity Tool and summarized the findings. Social and Behavioral Health, Applied Public Health Research and Evaluation and Public Health Practice. When she is not teaching, she spends her time evaluating public health efforts at the local, state and federal levels. Currently, she is part of a national CDC evaluation team looking at ways to improve the performance of state, local, tribal and territorial public health departments
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.