Check out this article from HIROC about our Trillium site and their work with PD!: trillium-hiroc-article
Here are two very recently published journal articles about the use of PD in infection control: ajic-feb-2011 iche-pd-article-2011
Check out this great story about how PD has made a difference at Kelowna General Hospital: the-power-of-improv-story
Click here to watch a video of a TRIZ exercise filmed at the Toronto Western Hospital!
Click here to watch a video about Discovery and Action Dialogues filmed at the Toronto Western Hospital!
Here are some questions to help guide an ethnography exercise or shadowing: simple-ethnography-questions
Check out www.stopsuperbugs.com for more info and resources on what is happening with PD in Canadian hospitals.
Melissa Crump, from Vancouver General Hospital, has written a very helpful article on how to get started on PD work in the hospital setting. Click here to read her article!
Click here to read an article about PD and hospitals in the New York Times!
Here is a document that outlines the “what, so what, now what_” exercise: What-sowhat-nowwhat
Here are some helpful tools to use for network weaving: new-opportunity509 projectmanagementworksheet questions-to-help-deep-reflection-occur
Click here to read an article about PD at our project’s Toronto East General Hospital site!
Interested in using PD in your hospital to reduce infections_ Follow this link to see how you can get started:A New Approach to Controlling Superbugs
Check out these documents for more information on Social Network Mapping and how maps can be used! buildingnetworks | how networkmaps are used
Here are some useful tools and guides about PD (handouts from community workshop): dad-training-materials discovering-pd-slides-deck Some Principles to Consider Min Specs Community
Here is a helpful guide for those who want to learn about the basics of PD: basic-steps-of-pd-guide-2009
Check out this article about PD at our project’s very own Trillium site!: http://www.hiroc.com/AxiomNews/2010/January/January29.html
Follow this link to a complexity in healthcare resource called Edgeware: http://www.plexusinstitute.org/edgeware/archive/think/index.html
Follow this link to view a slideshow from the Toronto Phase 2 PD meeting January 21st and 22nd 2010: http://picasaweb.google.com/keithmccandless/TorontoPDMeeting_authkey=Gv1sRgCOuitL7pjNadAw# <http://picasaweb.google.com/keithmccandless/TorontoPDMeeting_authkey=Gv1sRgCOuitL7pjNadAw>
Here is another set of pictures from the UHN project’s Toronto meeting: http://picasaweb.google.com/shawnhoke/Toronto#slideshow/5430011016580684242
Follow this link to watch a fantastic video about using music to help kids growing up in the slums of Venezuela: http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/_id=4011959n_tag=contentMain;contentBody
Follow this link to take a look at a PD slideshow from Toronto East General! http://prezi.com/z1wu27dixq5t
Click here for links to videos from the kick-off!: kickoff-video-links
Check out this fantastic journal article where PD was used to improve hand hygiene and lower infection rates in a hospital in Brazil: pd_hh_iche_brazil
Here is some helpful information about several PD tools: min-specs-cpsi-pd-project
Click here to see a slide presentation that outlines the basic concepts of PD
Click here to check out an article on the PD movement in the Boston Globe!
Here is an article about the use of PD in health care: research-in-action-article-pd
Click here to listen to Michael Gardam’s presentation and view the slides from the June 29th webinar session on the Canadian PD Project
Click here to listen to Michael Gardam’s presentation and view the slides from the July 8th webinar session on the Canadian PD Project
Click here to download the PowerPoint slides from the July 8th webinar
Click here to listen to Michael Gardam’s Presentation from the July 22nd webinar
For more information on PD, see the following links: