IHI Resources

About the Institute for Healthcare Improvement

The IHI is an independent not-for-profit organization. As a leading innovator, convener, partner, and driver of results in health and health care improvement worldwide, the IHI believes that everyone should receive the best care for the best possible health outcomes. To advance this mission, IHI's work is focused in five key areas:

  1. Improvement Capability: Ensuring that improvement science drives all improvement work and that its reach and impact extends to the improvement community
  2. Person- and Family-Centered Care: Putting the patient and the family at the heart of every decision and empowering them to be genuine partners in their care
  3. Patient Safety: Making care continually safer by reducing harm and preventable mortality
  4. Quality, Cost, and Value: Driving affordability and sustainability through quality improvement
  5. Triple Aim for Populations: Applying integrated approaches to simultaneously improve care, improve population health, and reduce costs per capita

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