Case Studies of Quality Improvement Initiatives

The purpose of this assignment is to determine the role of a project manager for a given case study. Use the “AHRQ Case Studies – Case Studies of Quality Improvement Initiatives” from the AHRQ website located in the Topic 2 topic Resources to complete this assignment. The case studies located in Chapter 8 of the textbook provide additional support for this assignment.

 

Select and read a case study from “AHRQ Case Studies – Case Studies of Quality Improvement Initiatives”. Once you have read the case study, in a 500-700-word paper, address the following:

 

Describe the problem outlined in the case study.

Discuss the project goals.

Describe the role of the project manager addressing the following:

Planning

Organizing

Budgeting

Monitoring progress

Managing reports and documentation

Health care quality and safety initiatives.

This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the

expectations for successful completion.

Rubric

A description of the problem outlined in the case study is present and thorough.

A discussion of the project goals is present and thorough.

A description of the project managers role in planning is present and thorough.

A description of the project managers role in organizing is present and thorough.

A description of the project managers role in budgeting is present and thorough.

A description of the project managers role in monitoring progress is present and thorough

A description of the project managers role in managing reports and documentation is present and thorough

A description of the project managers role in health care quality and safety initiatives present and thorough.