Quality Improvement Tools, Templates, and Resources

ASSESSING THE CURRENT STATE RESOURCES

Project Evaluation Worksheet

Use before starting a project to evaluate project feasibility, or whether your work is likely to succeed.

Observation Record

This is a blank template that can be used when conducting current state observations.

Stakeholder Analysis

This document helps determine and improve the level of commitment of project stakeholders.

Creating a Process Flow Map

A process flow map promotes understanding of the overall workflow and where to focus improvement      
efforts.

How to Conduct a Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
Failure Modes and Effects Analysis Worksheet

FMEA helps to anticipate failures and plan interventions to prevent them. This worksheet is similar in purpose to the Project Risk Management document found in the Project Management Section of resources

PLAN, DO, STUDY, ACT RESOURCES

PDSA Worksheet for Testing Change

This worksheet helps plan for small-scale tests of change.

PDSA One-Page Worksheet

This worksheet helps to plan for small-scale tests of change in a 1-page format.

Building an Improvement Team Worksheet

This worksheet helps identify the people and roles to engage for a successful QI project.

Project Implementation Checklist

This worksheet will help assure all elements of a quality improvement project are considered and completed.