Your Local Health Department: Introduction to Quality Improvement (1034871)
 Course ID: 1034871
 Format: Web-based Training - Self-study (Online)
 Clinical / Non-Clinical: Non Clinical
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 Cost (US$): 0.00
 Credit Type(s): none
 Certificate: KDHE - General Certificate 5-2011 ONLINE
Course Description: Your Local Health Department: Introduction to Quality Improvement (1034871) (reviewed 8/4/15)

Quality improvement (QI) in public health involves a deliberate improvement process focused on activities that are responsive to community needs and aimed at improving population health. NACCHO

The goal of this course is to provide a foundation for your local health department's quality improvement efforts.

The content for this online course was recommended by the Johnson County Department of Health and Environment Agency as a basic introduction to QI for the public health workforce. The original content was created by the National Association of the City County Health Officials (NACCHO) and developed into an online course by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment with approval from NACCHO.

Learning Objectives:
» Understand the distinction between quality improvement and other, related activities.
» Understand the phases of a Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) cycle.
» Cite an example of a PDCA cycle undertaken by a local health department.

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Subject Area(s):
General Public Health
Management / Leadership
Program Development
Workforce Development
Performance / Quality Improvement
Audience(s):
Public Health
Background/Role(s):
Administrative Support Staff
Administrators / Directors / Managers
General / Field / Frontline Staff
Government / Community Leader
Senior Level-non supervisory staff
Volunteer
Course Language(s):
English
Course Level: Introductory
Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals:
Registration Required Outside of TRAIN: no
Registration Restrictions:
Sponsor: National Association of City County Health Officials; Johnson County Department of Health and Environment; Kansas Department of Health and Environment
Accreditations: none
Special Notes:
Course Contacts
Description:
Name: Linda Frazee
Phone: 785-296-3641
email: lfrazee@kdheks.gov
URL:
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good info, time consuming to do both in person and online
 
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Helpful for an Introduction to QI.
 
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