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Changing education to improve patient care
BMJ Quality & Safety
Health professionals need competencies in improvement skills if they are to contribute usefully to improving patient care. Medical education programmes in the USA have not systematically taught improvement skills to residents (registrars in the UK). The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) has recently developed and begun to deploy a competency based model for accreditation that may encourage the development of improvement skills by the 100 000 residents in accrediteddoi:10.1136/qhc.0100054 fatcat:temh24qrsjab7bmffp42v6xoay