2nd IHI Workshop for Future QI Leaders

2nd Face to Face meeting coaching course was conducted by IHI Cambridge faculty at AIIMS Delhi.

Facilitated by Maureen Tshabalala and Ashar Ali, and Abha Mendiratta. This was culmination of the 3 months QI coaching program which started earlier.

Many teams presented their QI projects and shared their experiences.

Participants of the 3 months IHI QI Training Course. Future QI leaders and master trainers!


QI Sensitization Workshop for Nurses

QI sensitization workshop for 125 nurses was held on 8 May 2017 in AIIMS, New Delhi. It was conducted largely by Nurses and Nursing teachers and leaders at AIIMS.

Director AIIMS, Prof Randeep Guleria motivating the Nursing teams

QI leader Prof AK Deorari, with Dr SK Arya and MS AIIMS, Prof DK Sharma

A packed conference hall with 125 nurses learning QI

A Quality Improvement Initiative: Improving Exclusive Breastfeeding Rates of Preterm Neonates

An AIIMS publication highlighting how quality improvement can make a difference.

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This study is a single center quality improvement (QI) initiative in a tertiary care neonatal intensive care unit which was done with an objective to increase the proportion of neonates receiving mother’s own milk (at postnatal age of 7 d) from the current rate of 12.5% to 30% over a period of six weeks. Additional objectives were to evaluate the proportion of mothers’ expressing breast milk within 3 h of birth, on day one and three and the amount of expressed breast milk (EBM) on day one and day seven.

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