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    Posted on: April 14, 2017 - Training Materials

    Guía de capacitación del facilitador: Mejorando la atención en salud

    El documento Mejorando la Atención en Salud: Guía de Capacitación para Facilitadores, fue desarrollada para brindar apoyo a un capacitador en mejoramiento de la calidad a fin de que conduzca una capacitación presencial convencional usando... Guía de capit ...

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    Posted on: April 14, 2017 - Training Materials

    Guía de capacitación del participante: Mejorando la atención en salud

    Este guía de capitación del participante fue desarrollado para acompañar al curso, virtual o presencial, de mejorar la atención en salud, diseñado por M. Rashad Massoud. El curso es una introducción a la temática relacionada con la... Guía de capacitación ...

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    Posted on: March 29, 2017 - Video

    How to Conduct a Gender Analysis

    The USAID ASSIST Project integrates gender considerations in quality improvement in order to improve outcomes for all — women and men, girls and boys. ASSIST partner WI-HER, LLC developed an innovative and effective six-step approach to... Gender Gender A ...

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    Posted on: February 8, 2017 - Journal Articles

    Quality Improvement in Intensive Care Medicine: Leveraging Teamwork to Improve and Optimize Care Delivery

    Intensive care medicine is complex, quick-moving, and often requires the involvement of many separate actors working in concert to provide safe, quality care to patients in life-threatening or dangerous situations. Evidence-based practices... Improvement ...

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    Posted on: November 14, 2016 - Short Report

    How a Gender-sensitive Quality Improvement Approach Supports Integrated People-centered Health Services

    The World Health Organization framework on integrated people-centered health services (IPCHS) supports increasing timely access to essential health services and making health care more people-centered through five strategic shifts in... How a Gender-sensi ...

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    Posted on: November 10, 2016 - Journal Articles

    Why Economic Analysis of Health System Improvement Interventions Matters

    There is little evidence to direct health systems toward providing efficient interventions to address medical errors, defined as an unintended act of omission or commission or one not executed as intended that may or may not cause harm to... Improvement S ...

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    Posted on: November 7, 2016 - Reports

    Global Guidelines for the Prevention of Surgical Site Infection

    The World Health Organization (WHO) has released new guidelines for reducing health care associated infections related to surgery. The new guidelines include 29 concrete recommendations distilled by 20 of the world’s leading experts from... Patient Safety ...

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    Posted on: August 26, 2016 - Training Materials

    Health Facility Guide for Assessing Treatment of Febrile Illness

    This Health Facility Guide for Assessing Treatment of Febrile Illness aims to guide facility quality improvement teams to assess the quality of care processes to diagnose and provide definitive treatment for common illnesses that present... Health Facilit ...

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    Posted on: May 31, 2016 - Reports

    Improving Quality of Post-Partum Family Planning in Low-Resource Settings

    Postpartum Family Planning (PPFP) aims to prevent the high risk of unintended and closely spaced pregnancies during the first year following childbirth. It is one of the highest impact interventions to avoid increased risk of premature... Improving Qualit ...

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    Posted on: October 27, 2015 - eLearning

    Improving Health Care Quality eLearning Course

    This course aims to introduce learners to principles and approaches that can help health care workers continually improve the work that they do. It will help to demystify improving health care, its underlying principles, and explain how... Improvement Sci ...