International Experience

Model sketched on napkin by Pol Batalden in 1994 and handed to IHI CEO Don Berwick was tested in many institutions of developed countires.

More information on current and past collaboratives of Institute of Healthcare Improvement can be found on:


The approaches were also implemented in more than 20 developing countries by Health Care Improvement Project (HCI) of US Agency for International Developement (USAID).

More information on collaboratives in developing countries can be found on: