Students are given the time and flexibility to complete a quality improvement project in a variety of medical specialties, including Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Surgery.

Examples of past and continuing projects include:

  • Early Recognition of Maternal Hypertensive Urgency / Emergency Quality Improvement Projects
  • Improving Pediatric Asthma Care at Coastal Family Medicine
  • HIV Admissions at New Hanover Regional Medical Center Compared to National Trends
  • Outpatient Prescription Refill Flow Mapping
  • Sickle Cell Prevention of Hospitalization
  • Emergency Department Utilization at Coastal Family Medicine

Click here to view examples of quality improvement projects completed by residents at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.