High-quality, high-value health care is a hallmark in Wisconsin. Hospital systems are improving quality, increasing efficiency and delivering value to employers and residents in their communities. Hospitals have been working with WHA in a focused initiative to improve quality.
Quality Residency Hits the Mark
The quality residency program formed by Wisconsin Hospital Association (WHA) and the Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative (RWHC) is a big success with new quality managers. The program is designed to engage new and novice hospital quality improvement directors in a two-year track of education, leadership training and networking. The program was enhanced in September to accommodate additional residents and allow veteran residents to attend individual program sessions. Thirty-six residents recently completed the fourth session of their ten-session program. The modular format of the program is designed to allow new applicants to join at any time. (Read more)