Prepare an 8-10 page data analysis and quality improvement initiative proposal based on a health issue of interest. Include internal and external benchmark data, evidence-based recommendations to improve health care quality and safety, and communication strategies to gain buy-in from all interprofessional team members responsible for implementing the initiative.
To develop the QI initiative proposal required for this assessment, you must analyze a health care facility’s dashboard metrics. Choose Option 1 or 2 according to your ability to access dashboard metrics for a QI initiative proposal.
If you have access to dashboard metrics related to a QI initiative proposal of interest to you. Secondly, complete the following Analyze data from the health care facility to identify a health care issue or area of concern. Also you will need access to reports and data related to care quality and patient safety.
For example, in a hospital setting, you would contact the quality management department to obtain the needed data. Also It is your responsibility to determine the appropriate resource to provide the necessary data in your chosen health care setting. Hence if you need help determining how to obtain the needed information, consult your faculty member for guidance. Include in your proposal basic information about the health care setting, size, and specific type of care delivery related to the identified topic. Additionally, abide by Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
(HIPAA) compliance standards.