L 101 Lesson 3: Strategies to Sustain Your Health Care Leadership Journey
In this lesson, we’ll show you how to focus on yourself as you move forward with your career. We’ll introduce you to a former IHI Fellow who will share her positive experiences and give you some tips to keep in mind as you start thinking about ways you can improve care. This lesson will provide several strategies to overcome obstacles and chart a steady course toward improvement.
Estimated Time of Completion: 20 minutes
Learning Objectives
After completing this lesson, you will be able to:
1. Explain why authentic curiosity is an essential leadership trait.
2. List several ways to expand your social network in health care.
3. Explain the importance of having support from peers and colleagues in health care.
Contributors
Author(s):
Jonathan Finkelstein, MD, MPH, Professor, Harvard University Medical School View Profile
Chris Grant, MD, Health Foundation & IHI Fellow/Consultant in Critical Care, Aintree University Hospital View Profile
Holly Oh, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Dimock Community Health Center View Profile
Editor(s):
Michael Briddon, MA, Editorial Director, Institute for Healthcare Improvement View Profile
Laura Fink, Senior Managing Editor, Institute for Healthcare Improvement View Profile
Reviewer(s):
James Moses, MD, Chief Quality Officer, Boston Medical Center View Profile
Requirements
You must be a registered IHI.org user to take this lesson.
You must achieve a minimum score of 75% to successfully complete this lesson.