Quality Improvement & Patient Safety

Education & Training

Getting Started with Quality

Quality Terms and Acronyms

Stepping into the Quality Improvement world is like learning a new language. It is filled with acronyms and terms. Here is a quick guide that breaks down some commonly found acronyms associated with quality improvement and patient safety.


Emergency Medicine Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Curriculum 

The 2010 CORD Supplement, Emergency Medicine Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Curriculum; provides historical overview of key organizations, reports and individuals central to the quality movement in health care.


IHI Courses and Certificates

Become a CPPS: Certified Professional in Patient Safety

Looking to advance your knowledge and career in patient safety? Take the Institute for Healthcare Improvement course and become a Certified Professional in Patient Safety. 


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