Ethics of Research and Implementation in Health Systems

 

Domain definition: To ensure that research and quality improvement performed in health care settings adheres to the highest ethical and regulatory standards.

General Ethics and Implementation in Health Systems Resources

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Transforming Implementation and Improvement Into Science. Session 1: Identifying Your Implementation & Improvement Sciences Question PowerPoint Introductory

 

Differentiating Quality Improvement from Research

Competency defined: Demonstrate knowledge of what activities constitute research as opposed to quality improvement activities and seek appropriate oversight for each.

Resource Type Level
Module 1: Introduction to Dissemination & Implementation Webinar Introductory
Learning Healthcare system modules: Module 2: Governance and Management Readings Introductory
Learning Healthcare system modules: Module 4: Quality Improvement Readings Introductory
Transforming Implementation and Improvement Into Science. Session 1: Identifying Your Implementation & Improvement Sciences Question PowerPoint Intermediate
Mechanics of Improvement. Session 1: Planning for Improvement-Overview PowerPoint Intermediate
Mechanics of Improvement. Session 2: Planning for Improvement-Operationalizing Conceptual Models, Process Maps, and Driver Diagrams PowerPoint Intermediate
Winter D&I Series 2019 Session 5: Quality Improvement PowerPoint Intermediate
QUERI: Implementation in the Era of VA Modernization PowerPoint Intermediate
VHA’s Moral Obligation to Quality Improvement: Ethics and the Common Rule within a Learning Health Care System PowerPoint Intermediate

 

Identifying and Minimizing Conflict of Interest

Competency defined: Demonstrate ability to identify and minimize potential conflict of interests in the design, conduct and reporting of research conducted in health systems.

Resource Type Level
Modifications and waivers of informed consent in pragmatic clinical trials PowerPoint Introductory

Applying Ethical Principles in Health Systems Engagement

Competency defined: Demonstrate ability to apply ethical principles in the engagement of health systems including issues of business ethics and importance of publishing both positive and negative findings in the public domain.

Resource Type Level
Module 5: Study Designs in Implementation Science Webinar Introductory

Adhering to HIPAA Requirements in Research Activities

Competency defined: Demonstrate knowledge of specific Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) requirements associated with varied data sources used in health systems research activities and seek appropriate approvals.

Resource Type Level
Planning Patient-Centered Consent and Study Protocols: Research Fundamentals Learning Package Module 3 Webinar Introductory

Considering Ethical and Legal Agreements

Competency defined: Demonstrate knowledge of ethical and legal considerations when engaging in multisystem studies for compliant collaboration and study conduct.

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When are Research Risks Reasonable & What is minimal Risk? Webinar Introductory