Presenting/Publishing QI

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Quality improvement is a formal approach to the analysis of performance and systematic efforts to improve it. The requirements for documenting quality improvement (QI) projects for MOC include preparing written descriptions of purpose, methods, results, and next steps. Individuals who lead quality improvement (QI) projects should consider how this information would be useful to others if shared locally, shared with others elsewhere, or might become a scholarly contribution to improving care.

The information below will help leaders of QI projects develop project reports, presentations (including posters), and manuscripts for publication. The information is organized into the following sections: