Quality Training Program

May 31, 2018

Duke Cancer Institute, through its Quality Training Program, is hosting healthcare quality improvement training sessions in July, August, September, October and December. The program is open to all Duke Cancer Center team members, including front desk staff, registration staff, nurses, physician assistants and nurse practitioners, physicians, and administrators.

The Quality Training Program helps ensure employees remain engaged in quality improvement. It is designed for up to five teams of three to five people. Participants are required to attend five in-person sessions with individual team coaching in between each session. Sessions will take place every 4 weeks and last 45 minutes to an hour. Teams will have access to an interactive web-based tool to practice identifying, measuring and implementing improvements.

Dates for the sessions are:

  • Thursday, July 12, 2018
    Session 1: Problem and Aim Statement
  • Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018
    Session 2: Cause and Effect
  • Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018
    Session 3: Solutions, Prioritization, and Timeline
  • Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018
    Session 4: Set Up for Success
  • Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018
    Session 5: Report Out

Sessions will be held at Duke Medicine Pavilion, Room 2W93,  from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Applications can be submitted by Friday, June 22, online at http://bit.ly/DCIQTP. For more information or questions, contact Tisha Broyles at 919.668.6551. Download our Quality Training Program flyer.