Executive Masters in Clinical Quality, Safety and Leadership


MedStar Health is at the forefront of efforts to improve patient safety through education, and is has collaborated with Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. to offer an Executive Master’s in Clinical Quality, Safety, and Leadership (CQSL), awarded by Georgetown University.

The 16-month, full-time program is primarily online and is designed for both clinical and non-clinical healthcare professionals interested in taking healthcare quality and patient care services to a higher level of excellence. This innovative program will immerse learners in advanced theory and concepts of healthcare quality, patient safety science, and organizational leadership.

The program addresses a deep need for transformational safety science and quality improvement education, resulting in effective and sustainable improvement. The degree program will unleash a systematic, evidence-based education structured to help medical practitioners, clinicians, nurses and other health professionals achieve striking results in safety, quality, reliability, and healthcare value.

Through online coursework, simulation, team training and onsite residency taught by Georgetown faculty and including a mentored capstone project, the MCQSL program will develop a new generation of skilled healthcare professionals focused on improving the safety and quality of patient care, and effectively leading healthcare organizations.

For additional information, and to register, go to: https://patientsafetymasters.georgetown.edu/