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Deschutes County Health Services (OR)


Full-Time Equivalents (FTEs): 56

Population Served:
158,000

QI Techniques:
Root Cause Analysis, Process Mapping

Project Overview:
Deschutes County Health Services (DCHS) is located in central Oregan and serves a primarily rural population along with three cities. DCHS was a beta test site for the Public Health Accreditation Board’s (PHAB) voluntary national accreditation program in 2010. As part of the beta test process, sites completed a QI project to address an area identified through their self-assessment. DCHS’s goal was to improve immunization data entry timeliness in clinics. 

Deschutes County Health Services QI Project Final Report
Deschutes County Health Services Storyboard
Deschutes County Health Services Appendices