Best Care for Kids uses the Breakthrough Series model in its projects to present quality improvement (QI) principles and encourage collaborative learning.

best care for kids arizonaThe Breakthrough Series model uses collaborative learning to target improvement in systems processes. Some project examples include:

  • Preventive care – ensuring routine incorporation of screening measures such as vision, hearing, growth, and blood pressure
  • Asthma care – targets incorporation and use of NIH asthma care guidelines, including a measure of “perfect care”.
  • Medical home – interventions around medical home have taken several forms
  • ADHD management – targets management of ADHD using the AAP guidelines for management and treatment
  • Others…