Self-Governance Communication & Education Tribal Consortium

IHS Announces Strategy to Improve Quality Health Care Delivery

On June 15, 2016, the Indian Health Service (IHS) Principle Deputy Director, Mary Smith, announced a new strategy to improve quality health care delivery with the in the Indian Health System.

The strategy includes five major areas:

  • Assessing Care
  • Improving How We Deliver Services
  • Strengthening Management
  • Brining Health Care Quality Expertise to IHS
  • Engaging Local Resources

To download Ms. Smith’s letter announcing the strategy, click here.