An integrated venous thromboembolism (VTE) assessment and prophylaxis EMR tool was developed to improve VTE assessments and prophylaxis among patients in Sidra Medicine. This presentation describes how we used six sigma, lean principles and other process improvement tools, deploying rapid Plan, Do, Study, Act (PDSA) cycles to improve and refine the tool exploring both paper and electronic methods.

Describe the new knowledge and additional skills the participant will gain after attending your presentation.: Participants will learn how to use process improvement tools to improve adoption and compliance of clinical protocols in their organizations.


Kiran Hegde (Presenter)
Sidra Medicine

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