Slide 12

Project RED: Module 1: Preparing to Redesign Your Discharge Program

Provides a four-module training program to help hospitals implement Project RED.

Determine Your Infrastructure

Diagram of Hierarchy with Oversight Committee at the top, Champion in the middle, and Project Team on the bottom.

Notes:

Creating a well-defined PI reporting process or infrastructure will be a critical success measure for hospitals to be able to transfer knowledge across the organization. Traditionally, senior leaders participate in the PI oversight committee, key leaders who report to senior leaders serve as project champions, and project teams are facilitated by a trained project leader for the application of PI tools and project management. The process of pulling the team together is valuable and enables the revelation of various gaps and overlaps.

Page last reviewed August 2011
Internet Citation: Slide 12: Project RED: Module 1: Preparing to Redesign Your Discharge Program. August 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/systems/hospital/red/module1/slide12.html