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Multi-voting & Prioritization

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Course Details

Credit/contact hours: .25
Estimated time to complete: 20 minutes
Publication Date: Jan. 8, 2020
Expiration date: Jan. 8, 2026
Reviewed: Jan. 7, 2023


This module describes two further tools in the idea generation group: multi-voting and use of a prioritization matrix. These tools will help the team come to consensus on priorities for testing and implementation.

Note: This course is eligible for ACPE credit.

You Will Learn

  • Describe the multi-voting technique to narrow a list of choices for change implementation
  • Describe use of a decision matrix to prioritize ideas for action planning
  • Identify opportunities to use multi-voting and decision matrix in healthcare quality improvement

Method and medium:

Learners participate in the interactive learning modules by correctly answering multiple choice questions dispersed throughout. Learners will be prompted to try again if a question is answered incorrectly.The course will open in a new tab - to exit the course, simply close that tab.

Katharine Schlag, MSN, RN, FNP

University of Virginia Department of Medicine and Department of Pediatrics, Quality & Patient Safety

DISCLOSURE: This individual reports no relevant financial relationships with commercial entities.

John D Voss, MD

John D. Voss, MD, is in the Division of General Medicine, Geriatrics and Palliative Care at the University of Virginia.
DISCLOSURE: This individual reports no relevant financial relationships with commercial entities.

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