Catalyzing Healthcare Improvement

Get involved in quality improvement at UNC Medical Center.

Projects

IHQI sponsors quality improvement projects through its seed grant program. Projects are supported with $50,000 grants and guidance from IHQI faculty.

Training

UNC Medical Center's goal is to train all staff, residents, fellows and faculty in quality improvement through its Lean Six Sigma program.

A one-day course "Physician Engagement in Quality and Safety" is offered to UNC medical residents, fellows and faculty.

TeamSTEPPS™ is an evidence-based teamwork system aimed at optimizing patient outcomes by improving communication and other teamwork skills among health care professionals.

Funding

Got an idea for improving care? Apply for seed grant funding through IHQI.

Ready to seek external funding? We can help you with project design and identifying potential funders. Email .

Research

IHQI can help you design research proposals incorporating principles of improvement science, seek funding and identify platforms to share your results. Email .