TRIZ: Theory of Inventive problem solving. Like the random word exercise the TRIZ activity is a fun way to deviate from conventional thinking and generate novel solutions to your identified root causes. Remember, no judgement!
The Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) Worksheet is a useful tool for documenting a test of change. The PDSA cycle is shorthand for testing a change by developing a plan to test the change (Plan), carrying out the test (Do), observing and learning from the consequences (Study), and determining what modifications should be made to the test (Act).
Don’t be an “island of improvement”! Use this tool from Ontario Health to effectively spread your QI success to other programs, agencies and beyond.