The Network for Improving Quality of Care for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (Quality of Care Network) held a webinar on ‘Point of care quality improvement for maternal and newborn health – Step 4: Sustaining improvement’ on 29 June.
Listen to the recording of the session (starting at 00:03:05)
Nigel Livesley, Regional Director for South Asia for the USAID Applying Science to Strengthen Health Systems project implemented by University Research Co. present ideas for quality improvement teams to ‘hardwire’ a quality improvement project in order to prevent the system from slipping back to the old ways of working, ensure that the improvement is a system change not just a minor tinkering, and build more enthusiasm among health workers for quality improvement.
See his presentation here.
The Q&A that followed are available in the comment section below.
This is the 5th webinar in a series on point of care quality improvement. Read more about the series and access the materials from previous webinars here.
(Photo: Pregnant women wait for prenatal consultations at the Elmina Urban hospital in Elmina, Ghana on Tuesday November 9, 2010. ©UNICEF/Asselin)