GME Quality at MUSC

Involvement in quality improvement and participation in quality and safety work are important parts of all medical training.  Participation in quality improvement projects is an ACGME (Link to common requirements) requirement and also part of ensuring that all trainees and patients have the best opportunity to succeed. 


QI Elective

Any resident is able to participate in a 2-4 week QI elective.  This can be tailored to their area of training.

QI Elective Curriculum


Resident Incentive Project


ACGME Clinical Learning Environment Review


Just Culture

MUSC is a Just Culture institution.  Senior and chief residents have the opportunity to become Just Culture certified. 


Communication is at the core of the delivery of high quality and safe care.  Residents will receive TeamSTEPPS training during orientation.  TeamSTEPPS is also integrated into the Resident Incentive Project.  More information about TeamSTEPPS can be found on the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality website.