Registration is now open for Quality Month 2018!

September 20, 2018  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

All Michigan Medicine faculty and staff are invited to this year’s Quality Month event, which will be held on Thursday, Oct. 18, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the North Campus Research Complex, Building 18.

A full agenda for the day can be found on the Quality Department website.

To register, please use this Qualtrics link prior to the event.

New this year: 6 nursing contact hours can be awarded for attending the entire event.

The event will kick-off with opening remarks from Steven J. Bernstein, M.D., M.P.H., chief quality officer, followed by a panel discussion about engaging patients in quality improvement initiatives.

A variety of breakout sessions will then be available to choose from, including Leading Change: People, Relationships and the Three Lenses presented by Michael Warden, M.B.A., senior director of Service Management in Health Information & Technology Services.

This year’s keynote address will be given by Peter Rhea, Ph.D., co-author of Exception to the Rule. During his talk, “The Surprising Science of Character-based Culture, Engagement and Performance,” Rhea will define character-based leadership and the tangible benefits it can bring to the rapidly-changing world of health care.

Please contact Quality-Month@med.umich.edu with any questions.

See you there!

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