The QUEST program offers experiential learning in quality improvement methods by pairing health science students with faculty mentors and teams at Prisma Health - Midlands. Participants also have the chance to develop a QI project for UofSC’s Discovery Day.
Integrate with QI teams and orient to their work
Complete patient shadowing process relevant to QI team’s work
|December||Share results with group of patient shadowing, driver diagram, begin Charter|
|January||Prepare and begin QI projects|
Active participation with QI project, begin abstract
|March||Complete poster, register for Discover Day|
|April||Presentation and seek coaching if needed|
The Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) cycle was published by W. Edwards Deming in The New Economics for Industry, Government, and Education Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press; 2000.