Ergonomics Ergonomics is the science of adapting the job and or the equipment and the human to each other for optimal safety and productivity.
IHI’s 6 Evidence Based practices Call on rapid response team Providing evidenced based care Develop a list of steps to prevent blood stream infections Take simple steps e.g. frequent and careful washing of hands Keep accurate records of drugs taken by patients Steps to prevent ventilator associated pneumonia
Ergonomics of Innovation “Innovation can be made easier and cheaper”
Lightening the Load Create a new blend of old ideas
Ergonomics of Innovation Name the problem-attract attention