Masterclass - Dr Brent James

                        **FREE to attend for ACHS members**

Dr Brent James is known internationally for his work in clinical quality improvement, patient safety, and the infrastructure that underlies successful improvement efforts, such as culture change, data systems, payment methods, and management roles.

Dr James was formerly VP and Chief Quality Officer at Intermountain Healthcare, USA recognised for innovation in health care. He is a member of the National Academy of Medicine (formerly known as the Institute of Medicine),and participated in that organisation’s seminal works on quality and patient safety and a Clinical Professor at the Clinical Excellence Research Center (CERC), Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine.

Holding adjunct faculty appointments at three other universities, he is a Fellow of the American College of Physician Executives and is presently a Senior Advisor at Health Catalyst, Salt Lake City, UT, a Senior Fellow at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), Boston, MA; and a Senior Advisor at the Leavitt Group, Salt Lake City, UT.

Key Learning Outcomes: 

  • Understand what Clinical Variation is and the opportunity it represents
  • Gain insights into the concept of Quality Associated waste
  • Develop understandings of the drivers of clinical variation
  • Gain practical approaches to managing complexity in clinical work
  • Understand what 'Managed Clinical Care Delivery' means for health systems.




Tuesday, 18 May 2021 at 10 - 11:30 am (AEST)






90 minutes



Adj Assoc/Prof Bernie Harrison



Dr Brent James





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Dates will soon be released for our next guest speakers as part of the ACHS 2021 Complimentary Members Masterclass Series.

Dr Maxine Power MPH, Executive Director of Quality, Innovation and Improvement, North West Ambulance Service, England.

Dr. Peter Lachman, Lead Faculty Quality Improvement Programme, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland and former ISQua CEO.

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