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Welcome to the IHI Open School
The Hamad Medical Corporation is pleased to offer you the IHI Open School’s unique, integrated, educational community for health professionals across multiple disciplines. A range of online courses are currently offered in the areas of improvement capability, patient safety, triple aim for populations, person- and family-centered care, leadership, and graduate medical education. Each course takes roughly one to two hours to complete and consists of several lessons taking 15 to 30 minutes each. You will take a quiz at the end of each lesson. To pass, you need to answer at least 75% of the questions correctly.

Access
Starting July 2017, access for Hamad staff requires a passcode. Please contact HHQI to determine if you’re eligible for access to the online courses.

Priority Courses
The Hamad Medical Corporation is recommending completion of the following courses as a priority

  • QI 101: Introduction to Health Care Improvement
  • QI 102: How to Improve with the Model for Improvement
  • QI 103: Testing and Measuring Changes with PDSA Cycles
  • PS 101: Introduction to Patient Safety
  • L 101: Introduction to Health Care Leadership

Certificate of Completion
Learners who successfully complete the 13 foundation courses earn an Open School Certificate, showing they are dedicated to improving health care. Click the "Certificates" tab above to see your progress toward this certificate.

Technology Requirements
  • Microsoft Windows 1998 or later, or Macintosh
  • Internet Explorer 6.0+, Mozilla Firefox 2.0+, Opera 9.0+, Safari 3+. JavaScript and Cookies must be enabled.
  • Microsoft Office 2000 or later (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint will be used)
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • Minimum connection speed of 64 kilobits per second (without watching video).
  • To watch educational videos, need connection speed of 256-512 kilobits per second. Browsers that do not support HTML5 video and audio will require Microsoft Silverlight Player plug-in.
Questions or concerns? Please email us at openschool@ihi.org.