Seattle Children's Hospital is committed to improving the lives of the patients and families we serve and providing a productive work environment for our people. For more than a decade, the organization has applied a transformative philosophy called continuous performance improvement (CPI) to identify, test and implement improvements across the organization to ensure safety and quality and the best care.
The following fact sheets and videos highlight several ways we've used CPI to achieve important results.
Reducing Patient Time on Ventilators (PDF)
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Building In Steps to Support Emergency Care (PDF)
Optimizing Communication Around a Patient's Plan of Care (PDF)
Using 3P Methodology to Design a New Kitchen for Seattle Children’s Hospital
Before Alden Bernate's second birthday, surgeons separated the right and left halves of his brain to stop seizures that...
Dr. Eric Vilain, a pediatrician and geneticist at UCLA and one of the world's foremost experts on the genetic determinants...
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Alex Conrad, a patient with early onset scoliosis had rods surgically implanted to help straighten his spine. Instead of...