Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Center for Education in Health Sciences

HSIP — Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety Track

This track focuses on the knowledge, skills, and methods required for improving healthcare delivery systems in regard to quality and safety. The topics covered include: healthcare quality context and measurement, changing systems of care delivery, healthcare disparities, accountability and public policy, safety interventions and practices, health information technology, simulation and the science of teamwork, human factors, risk assessment methods, and leadership and governance.

Required Courses

Recommended Electives

Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety Track Faculty