Table 4

Effect of AQSI on participants at 6 and 18 months after completion of the programme

Results at 6  months
Number (%) who agreed/strongly agreed
All participants
N=148
I have applied knowledge and skills learnt to improve quality in my clinical area129 (87.2)
I have applied knowledge and skills gained to implement quality improvement interventions92 (62.2)
I feel confident leading quality improvement initiatives118 (79.7)
I feel confident teaching quality improvement principles and methods77 (52.0)
Completing AQSI contributed to my career growth136 (91.9)
Results at 18  months
Number (%) who indicated that they had
N=101
Led other quality improvement projects48 (47.5)
Participated in quality improvement projects or committees77 (76.2)
Taught classes on quality improvement topics12 (11.9)
Provided mentorship on quality improvement41 (40.6)
Held a leadership position involving quality improvement46 (45.5)
  • AQSI, Academy for Quality and Safety Improvement.