PRACTICAL EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE RESOURCES & SERVICES FOR HEALTHCARE QUALITY
Helping people improve healthcare decision-making through "applied"
evidence-based clinical quality improvement and communications with a focus on value and patient-centered care.
We start with the science. Key reading:
"How To Survive the Medical Misinformation Mess" by John P. A. Ioannidis, Michael E. Stuart, Shannon Brownlee, Sheri A. Strite, published in the European Journal of Clinical Investigation.
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Help For You
We are a public service entrepreneurship and make much of our work freely available online.
Read about the problems with healthcare information and our solutions.
See our services including evidence reviews, evidence-based clinical improvement training workshops, committee help (P&T, medical technology assessment, quality improvement teams, etc.), clinical guidelines, evidence-based quality improvement project facilitation, physician/patient communications training, decision support and more.
See a sampler of our work and free help to you "almost live!" See our freely available video tutorial on critical appraisal—while the video is at a high level, there's an "living" demo on how to do a critical appraisal fast, efficiently and effectively. Video slide printout and tools are also available at this link.
To navigate our website—
- See our Quick Picks to selected sections to the left.
- See our Main Menu to the right.
- Beneath our Main Menu, you will find our Quick Navigator to some of our key resources.
- Also see Best Of Delfini.
See Delfini Group Publishing for our books including the highly praised, Basics For Evaluating Medical Research Studies:
A Simplified Approach. “Best help with evidence-based medicine available." Martin Gabica, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Healthwise
Appraisal of the Medical Literature for Therapies
Or we come to you—click here to learn about other workshop topics.
What people say about Delfini—
“impressive...terrific conference...impressive tools...already using in real life... valuable, fun, memorable...made hard stuff easy to understand... helped us change... real success... improved patient care... invaluable...”
“...thanks for presenting this valuable information in a fun and memorable way...”
“...I thought the subject was going to be boring and not much use...I was very wrong...I cannot thank you and Sheri enough.”
“I know a couple hundred people...who have got to hear your message!”
“Best one-day educational program I’ve experienced in 25 years!”
Delfini evidence reviews are consistently praised as useful, rigorous and transparent. Delfini average training program scores are 4.8 out of 5.0.
“... gifted facilitators and passionate educators... have rarely encountered presenters so well-prepared and well-versed in their subject matter... both are engaging, up-beat and empowering... extremely generous with their knowledge and expertise...”
all of our Testimonials.
The Delfini Mission
Our mission is to improve
health care quality and use of resources by assisting medical leaders,
health care professionals and others interested in and affected by health
care decisions by—
Bringing science into medical practice in an easy-to-understand way.
Using simplified methods to help navigate the complexities of such areas as evidence-based medicine, clinical improvement and other topics.
Building competencies and confidence in improving medical care through our consultations, training programs and tools.
Providing inspiration to others to improve medical care and help bring about needed change.
For the Best of Delfini, go here.