Silver Quality Improvement Training Day

  Category: Quality Improvement, Training

Wednesday 23rd May 2018 - Leeds

This one-day training will offer individuals and teams an opportunity to work through the stages of planning an improvement project.The content is intentionally highly practically with the aim of preparing you to engage in an improvement project when you return to your organisation. This course is supported by a number of actual and planned courses which either provide more detail about aspects of the basic silver for Quality Improvement, e.g. ‘understanding variation’, or complement it e.g. ‘achieving behaviour change’.

Date: Wednesday 23rd May 2018 09.30 - 16:30 (registration from 09:00am)

Venue: The Studio, Riverside West, Leeds, LS1 4AW (here)

Registration: To register for this event please click here.

Flyer: The flyer for this event is available here.

For further information please contact Shahima Begum on 01274 383966, or at shahima.begum@yhahsn.nhs.uk.

The workshop/event is FREE to all NHS and Care organisation staff within the Yorkshire and Humber region, but a cancellation charge of £50 may apply if less than 48 hours’ notice is given.


An opportunity to share examples of methods, tools and techniques that engage multidisciplinary teams in Quality Improvement initiatives.

The event will be delivered by:

Dr. John Bibby
Quality Training Advisor, Improvement Analysis

John Bibby was a GP at Windhill Green Medical Practice in Shipley for over 30 years.

John is involved in appraisal and revalidation of Doctors across the various health sectors, including Trust Medical Advisors.

John has a wide experience of helping proffesionals tp adopt best practice and had taught improvement techniques to leaders in the UK, USA, Canada and Australia.

Maureen McGeorge
Improvement Manager, Improvement Academy

Maureen has spent many years working in quality assurance and lately quality improvement with the Royal College of Psychiatrists, Scope and the Kings Fund.

 09:00 Registration
 09:30    Introductions and aim of the day
What is 'Quality' and 'Quality Improvement'
The Improvement Model: an overview
- How to use diagnostic tools to define your improvement project
 12:30 Lunch
 13:15  The Improvement Model (continued)
- Measurement for improvement
- Identifying and testing change ideas
- An exploration of change management from a QI perspective
 16:30 Close