American Hospital Association
Health Research & Educational Trust

Join Us!

Sign up now and join your colleagues from across the country who have come together through HRET's HIIN to collectively work at improving quality and patient safety. This is the largest and most diverse network of HIIN hospitals and as such over 1,700 hospitals across 32 states are joining together to share resources and best practices.

Join the HRET HIIN community now so your hospital can start receiving:

  • On-site and virtual technical assistance and coaching on quality improvement, culture change, patient and family engagement as well as data submission, interpretation, analysis and more.
  • Cross-cutting resources targeting the HIIN harm areas.
  • Clinical topic-specific resources and peer-to-peer resources including up-to-date checklists, change packages and case studies.
  • Peer to peer networking and sharing at national virtual trainings and in-person events.
  • Best practice hospital stories and case studies which highlight specific topics and provide detailed information on successes and lessons learned.
  • An opportunity for physicians to participate in a Physician Adaptive Leadership workshop

 Begin Participating Now

  • Commit Now! Have your CEO and quality lead co-sign the letter of commitment for the project by contacting your State Partner.
  • Submit data. Collect and submit monthly data on commonly reported, nationally-standardized quality measures to document your hospital’s progress in improving quality and patient safety.
  • Engage and share.
    • Engage with subject matter experts and share your improvement stories with peers.
    • Prepare for and participate in site visits to help us learn about barriers and other issues affecting your hospital.
    • Support changes within your facility by utilizing HRET’s cross-cutting approach to improve patient safety on all topics. 

 

For additional information, download our Value of HIIN flyer and view this video which provides benefits of joining the HRET HIIN, segmented by type of hospital. The HRET HIIN Hospital Kickoff Webinar recording provides an overview of the project along with initial thoughts on why hospitals should participate in national improvement projects and keys to success in HIIN. In addition, you will hear more about the project background and scope, education opportunities and data expectations and support. The webinar wraps up with details on next steps and addresses participant questions.

HRET HIIN Hospital Kickoff Webinar


On this webinar HRET HIIN leadership will provide an overview of the project along with initial thoughts on why hospitals should participate in national improvement projects and keys to success in HIIN. In addition you will hear more about the project background and scope, education opportunities and data expectations and support. The webinar wraps up with details on next steps and addressing participant questions. View this recording to hear these things and much more.