You already know how to run a Breakthrough Collaborative as developed by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement. What you're looking for now is ways to enhance, extend and improve your process. ... More > You are curious as to how you might adapt the methodology to suit your specific needs.
This book has an extensive list of hints and tips covering
the start up phase
running learning sessions
defining the collaborative
supporting the action periods
evaluation and return on investment.
The tips are tried, tested and practised. They are the results of Sarah Fraser's personal learning experience over a decade of designing and supporting collaboratives in the USA, Canada, UK and other European countries.< Less
This is a WORKBOOK, with coil binding, templates, forms and blanks pages - all designed to help you figure out the best way to reap the rewards of pilot projects by scaling up the results. It covers... More > topics such as analysing and identifying key components of your project, assessing readiness and drivers for change, managing mainstream activities, developing a rollout plan and sustaining progress.
This book is often used as the handout for a workshop on spreading good practice. You are welcome to use it though please buy a copy for each attendee. Photocopying the templates is unlawful (and word does get round..)< Less
The premise of this book is that the concept of “spread” and the business of “spreading good practice” as we continue to apply it in healthcare, may be a large part of why... More > “spread” doesn’t happen.
If you’re looking for an alternative and occasionally irreverent view, then read on. This is a personal account reflecting on many years worth of consulting practice, mistakes included.< Less