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Patricia A. Rutherford

Vice President

Institute for Healthcare Improvement

HQ Phone:  (617) 301-4800

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Institute for Healthcare Improvement

20 University Rd. 7Th Floor

Cambridge, Massachusetts,02138

United States

Company Description

IHI is a leader in health and health care improvement worldwide. For more than 25 years, IHI has partnered with visionaries, leaders, and front-line practitioners around the globe to spark bold, inventive ways to improve the health of individuals and populatio...more

Background Information

Employment History

Senior Principal

Infosys Limited


Head of Salesforce Center of Excellence

T-Systems Multimedia Solutions GmbH


Nursing and Patient Services Director

Children's Hospital Boston


Affiliations

Long Term Quality Alliance

Board Member


Education

Cambridge , MA


MS

Institute for Healthcare Improvement


Web References(106 Total References)


Do We Need Better Nursing Rations to Give Better Patient Care? | LeAnn Thieman

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While those favoring mandated ratios are well-intended, Pat Rutherford, MS, RN, vice president, Institute for Healthcare Improvement (www.ihi.org)
thinks the strategy and methodology are flawed. She contends that we need to optimize the working conditions for the nursing resources we currently have at the bedside and remove all of the inefficiencies and barriers that prevent nurses from providing optimal patient care.


Management Team

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Pat Rutherford
Patricia Rutherford, RN, MS, Vice President, Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), is responsible for developing and testing innovations and new models of care in innovations in patient- and family-centered care; improving access to the right care, in the right place, at the right time; Transforming Care at the Bedside; optimizing care coordination and transitions in care; and clinical office practice redesign (in primary care and specialty practices). She was Project Director for the Transforming Care at the Bedside initiative, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and she served as Co-Investigator for the STate Action on Avoidable Rehospitalizations (STAAR) initiative, funded by the Commonwealth Fund. Her skills include knowledge of process improvement, innovation, and idealized design; coaching clinicians, staff, and senior leaders in organizations on process improvement; and management of all aspects of large-scale performance improvement initiatives. Patricia Rutherford, RN, MS Vice President


www.ihi.org

Patricia Rutherford, RN, MS, Vice President, Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), is responsible for managing IHI's clinical office practice redesign, improving access and flow in specialty practices, optimizing care coordination and transitions in care, and the Transforming Care at the Bedside initiative.
She is also co-investigator for the STate Action on Avoidable Rehospitalizations (STAAR) initiative. Her skills include knowledge of process improvement, innovation, and idealized design; coaching clinicians, staff, and senior leaders on process improvement; and managing all aspects of large-scale performance improvement initiatives.


CME News

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Patricia Rutherford, a nurse and vice president at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement says "We shouldn't' be using expensive professional nursing time doing unnecessary and inefficient things when that time could be reinvested in direct patient care.


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Patricia A. Rutherford
Patricia A. Rutherford is a Vice President at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI). She is responsible for developing and leading innovations in the following areas: Transforming Care at the Bedside; Optimizing Care Coordination and Transitions in Care; Clinical Office Practice Redesign; Improving Efficiency and Flow in Hospitals, Specialty Practices and Outpatient Settings; and Innovations in Patient-Centered Care. She was the Project Director for the Transforming Care at the Bedside Initiative (2003-2008), funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; and she is currently the co-investigator for the STate Action on Avoidable Rehospitalizations (STAAR) initiative, funded by The Commonwealth Fund. Her skills include knowledge of process improvement, innovation, and idealized design; coaching clinicians, staff, and senior leaders in organizations on process improvement; and management of all aspects of large scale performance improvement initiatives.Prior to her work at IHI, she worked 21 years at Children's Hospital in Boston, MA. She has provided leadership for the Department of Nursing's quality improvement endeavors and interdisciplinary process improvement initiatives. She lead initiatives to redesign care delivery and make improvements in inpatient and outpatient programs.


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