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Performance Improvement (PI) CME activities are structured, 3-stage activities through which providers learn about specific performance measures, assestheir practice(s) using the selected performance measures, implement interventions to improve their practice over an interval of time, and then reassess their practice using the same performance measures.  A PI CME activity may address any structure, process or outcome of a clinician's practice with direct impact on patient care.

90-Day plans focus on high priority clinical performance gaps at OHSU.  Hospital and Quality Management resources provide structure and data for these performance gaps.  The 90-Day Plan team analyzes dataand develops and implements intervention(s) on a rapid PDSA cycle.

Learners must complete all three stages (A, B & C) in order to receive credit for participating.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this activity the participants will have:

  • Gained experience in quality improvement methods
  • Analyzed institutional performance measures
  • Designed and implemented targeted interventions to improve clinical performance

Target Audience

Practicing physicians and other health care professionals at OHSU

Disclosure & Acknowledgements


Chuck Kilo, MD, MPH, Chief Medical Officer, OHSU,  has nothing to disclose

Troy Schmit, Director, Quality & Safety Management, OHSU, has nothing to disclose


No commercial support has been provided for these activities


The School of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

American Medical Association: Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine, Division of Continuing Medical Education designates this PI-CME activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Please call the Division of CME 503-494-8700