Continuous Quality Improvement

In order to foster a culture of continuous quality improvement (CQI) and ensure ongoing accreditation readiness, UWSOM implemented the CQI Policy, Procedures and Guidelines. Through regular CQI monitoring, EQI closely partners across the school to ensure the education program fulfills its mission, strategic priorities and maintains accreditation compliance.

Data Analysis & Reports
The EQI Office provides regular data analysis and reporting to help drive improvement across Academic, Rural and Regional Affairs. Recent reports include:

Examples of the Medical Education Program’s CQI Improvements

  • Increased resources to address faculty development and student mistreatment
  • Improving feedback to medical students
  • Advocating for incentives for students to participate in surveys
  • Advocating for new staff positions to support identified areas for improvement