Quality improvement in the time of coronavirus disease 2019 - A change strategy well suited to pandemic response

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The science of QI was built for times like the current COVID-19 pandemic: a rapidly evolving situation that requires a deliberate and methodical approach, sensitive to local context, focusing on pragmatic adaptations while ensuring that we don't forget the ripple effects of all of the changes. Here, we provide five strategies for preparing your ED using QI principles.


Authors: Shawn Mondoux, Jennifer Thull-Freedman,  Shawn Dowling, Katie Gardner, Ahmed Taher, Rakesh Gupta, Sachin Trivedi, Heather Lindsay, Annie Finlayson, Simon Berthelot, Edmund Kwok, Lucas Chartier

Shawn Mondoux - shawn.mondoux@medportal.ca

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