The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) is a not-for-profit organization based in Cambridge, MA. The IHI works with healthcare providers and leaders throughout the world because it believes everyone deserves safe and effective healthcare. The IHI focus on building the will for change and identifying and testing innovative new models for care while partnering with patients and health care professionals. The intent is to spread best practices and effective innovations as widely as possible.
Dr. Williams has been on the faculty of IHI since 2009 and supports projects domestically and internationally as an improvement advisor. He has developed courses for the IHI Open School for Health Professions and advised improvement collaboratives focused on patient safety, efficiency, and cost reduction. To see a recent example, click here. He frequently posts updates about his work and the topic of improvement and patient safety in healthcare on our blog.