The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality offers free resources on learning to approach quality improvement scientifically as part of the Comprehensive Unit-based Safety Program.
The Understand the Science of Safety module of the CUSP toolkit helps healthcare teams understand system design, the principles of safe design and the importance of different perspectives from team members. Tools in the module include presentation slides, worksheets and video segments.
Download the Understand the Science of Safety module for use in your own facility.
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