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Slide 4

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

Participant's Training Program: A Facilitated Implementation Plan

  • General information and strategies for designing and implementing improvement processes over time.
  • Information on how to operationalize specific discharge planning processes.
  • A comprehensive systematic performance improvement project plan that will include timelines and strategies for use immediately following completion of the four-module program.


This training program is designed to assist hospitals in setting up their project, developing the structures and processes that are part of Project RED, determining metrics for evaluating the impact of the intervention, and implementing the changes in a manner that will increase the likelihood of success and sustained change. To that end, information is first provided about how to design a PI project that will be successful and accomplish sustained change. We also cover details on Project RED's components to assist hospitals in designing and implementing these activities.

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Page last reviewed August 2011
Internet Citation: Slide 4: Project RED: Module 1: Preparing to Redesign Your Discharge Program. August 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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