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Eliminating Harm, Improving Patient Care: A Trustee Guide

Published: by American Hospital Association

Topic: All | Resource type: Guides

These resources were designed to illustrate the important role that trustees play in the journey to improve patient care. They serve as a tool for all trustees to use as they work towards the goals of improving quality within their organizations and improving the health of their patients and communities they serve. Four new video modules and a discussion guide have been developed, as well as a self-assessment tool for boards.

Topics include:

  • The Importance of Ongoing Board Education
  • Boards can Influence Quality Through a Focus on Population Health
  • Clinician Engagement is Crucial to Improving Quality
  • The Importance of Patient and Family Engagement in Improving Quality


Introduction to Modules


Module 1: The Importance of Ongoing Board Education


Module 2: Boards can Influence Quality Through a Focus on Population Health


Module 3: Clinician Engagement is Crucial to Improving Quality


Module 4: The Importance of Patient and Family Engagement in Improving Quality


Board Self Assessment