American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) The ABP is one of the 24 certifying boards of the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS). The ABP is an independent, nonprofit organization whose certificate is recognized throughout the world as a credential signifying a high level of physician competence. The ABP's website provides information about Maintenance of Certification (MOC) specifically part 4, which outlines Quality Improvement (QI) requirements
Dartmouth Atlas of Healthcare This website provides access to all Atlas reports and publications, as well as interactive tools to allow visitors to view specific regions and perform their own comparisons and analyses.
Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) The IHI is a not-for-profit organization leading the improvement of health care throughout the world. The Institute offers information and resources to health care professionals who want to improve the care of their patients. One of their newest resources is the "Open School for Health Professions" which provides free online courses and resources about quality improvement and patient safety.
Institute for Patient- and Family-Centered Care The Institute for Patient- and Family-Centered Care is a resource for people "interested in advancing the practice of Patient and Family-Centered Care." This resource is catered to patient and family leaders, clinicians, administrators, educators, researchers, and facility designers.
North Carolina Hospital Association NCHA is a statewide trade association representing 135 hospitals and health networks. The association promotes improved community health status and delivery of quality healthcare through leadership, information, education, and advocacy in members' interests and for public benefit.
AHEC Quality Score Hosted by the NC Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Program in partnership with the NC Centers for Hospital Quality and Patient Safety, this website provides up to date information on significant education offerings and information about Quality and Patient Safety.
Quality Measure Tools and Resources Quality Tools is a website sponsored by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality that has a number of tools to help improve the quality of health care.