• Conference/Meeting
  • March 4-9, 2018

2018 Quality and Safety in Children's Health Conference

  • Concurrent
  • March 6, 2018
  • 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM

Pediatric Quality Award (PQA) Semifinalists: Delivery System Transformation Category

Rebecca Ciaburri, BSN, RN, Performance Manager, Quality and Safety, Yale New Haven Children's Hospital
Lindsay Terrell, MD, Assistant Professor, Child Abuse and Neglect, Duke Children's Hospital & Health Center
Amanda Willits, MSN, RN, CPN, CPHON, Hematology/Oncology Educator, Children's Hospital & Medical Center

Improving the Care of Children in Foster Care: An Academic-Community QI Collaborative
The Duke Foster Care Clinic began an academic-community QI collaborative to improve access to and timing of initial medical care for children in foster care.

Transforming Ambulatory CLASBI Education, Awareness and Prevention Across an Organization and Beyond
Children's Hospital & Medical Center used Six Sigma methodology in an effort to reduce ambulatory central line-associated bloodstream infections.

Reducing Serious Safety Events in a Children’s Hospital
Yale New Haven Children's Hospital used an improvement model with multiple PDSA cycles to decrease its rate of serious safety events.