Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI)

The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) is the United States’ national leader in health care improvement. IHI developed the improvement collaborative approach and has sponsored over 50 collaboratives since 1995, including HIV/AIDS collaboratives in South Africa, a child survival collaborative in Ghana, and an essential obstetric care collaborative in Malawi. Recently, IHI launched the Quality Track of the Joint Learning Network for Universal Health Coverage, an initiative of 10 countries in Africa and Asia pursuing universal health care access.