PI Executive Report 2017

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2017 at a Glance

Number of Performance Improvement Projects Completed in 2017







24 projects contributed to improved productivity

Patient Satisfaction

31 projects increased patient satisfaction

Work Processes

75 projects helped to improve how we work

Reduced Costs

29 projects helped to contain or reduce costs

Cycle Time

24 projects helped to improve cycle time











2017 Individual PI Projects Reports




PI Projects Winners

Riyadh Site

1st Place

Interdisciplinary Milestone at KSA: Pathway from Heart Failure to Ventricular Assisted Device

(tied for 1st)
Cardiovascular Nursing & ECMO/Assisted Device Service

Hepatitis C Program Improvement Project

(tied for 1st)

Gastronenterology and Medicine

2nd Place

Digitization of the Annals of Saudi Medicine Past Issues (1981-2008)

Academic and Training Affairs: Publications Office

3rd Place

Minimizing IVF Waiting List

Registration, Appointment & Admissions

4th Place

Enhancing Acceptance Process by Utilization of Virtual Clinic

Health Outreach Services Department and Urology Department

5th Place

Discharge Before Noon Planning

(tied for 5th)

Pediatric Hematology / Oncology Department

Fast-Track Pre-Bone Marrow Transplant Clearance of Patients with Non-Malignant Blood Disorders

(tied for 5th)

Hematology Section, Pediatric Hematology / Oncology Department

Jeddah Site

1st Place

Improving the Process of Neurology Outpaitent Discharge

Neurosciences/Adult Neurology


2nd Place

Reduction of Water Consumption in Hospital Toilets

Engineering Utility & Maintenance



3rd Place

Reduce No Show Rate in Sleep Lab

Respiratory Care Services/Sleep Lab


4th Place

Improving the Success Rate of Frozen Embryo Transfer Cycles in IVF Patients Who Failed to Achieve Pregnance with Fresh Embryos Transfer

Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine ART Lab


5th Place

Reduction and Prevention of Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit