Perinatal Infant Oral Health Quality Improvement (PIOHQI) Webinar Series Part 2

October 20, 2020
10 AM-12 PM PT


Perinatal Infant Oral Health Quality Improvement (PIOHQI) Webinar Weries Part 2—Applying Quality Improvement Methodologies in Dental Settings  October 20th, 10 am-12 pm PT

Part 2 Materials 

Part 2


  • Jennifer Bryne, MSc, Consultant @Sonoma County Department of Health Services

Course Objectives:

  • Develop SMARTIE quality improvement goals. SMARTIE stands for: Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, Time-bound, Inclusive, and Equitable
  • Create process maps using Lean methodology
  • Critically analyze process maps to identify improvement opportunities
  • Test small process changes using a plan-do-study-act cycle
  • Identify, develop, and interpret data metrics to determine if a small change resulted in an improvement
  • Explain how others have successfully applied a quality-improvement approach to achieve measurable improvements
  • Ultimately, after completing this training, you will be able to share the QI approach, tools, and resources with your dental teams.

We especially encourage all providers serving Medi-Cal eligible women of child-bearing age, infants and / or children to attend.

*2.0 CDEs are available for successful completion of each lesson (for a total of 4.0 CDEs for the entire 2-part webinar series) and details will follow upon registration.