Continuous Improvement at UCSF
This site was developed by the UCSF Program Management Office as part of the Chancellor’s Executive Cabinet Initiative on Business Process Improvement.

Continuous Improvement

is a way to leverage our ideas for change to improve processes and add value. UCSF's continuous improvement approach follows a five-step model that empowers work groups to review, assess, and improve processes. Using the resources provided on this site, UCSF teams can improve specific operations.

How to use this site

This site contains a variety of resources about continuous improvement (CI) and intended for use by UCSF employees. Any unit or department may carry out a continuous improvement project.  Please peruse the tabs at the top of the page to learn more about our workshops and support.

Learn about the 5 steps of Continuous Improvement and download materials with detailed descriptions, templates, and more.

  The UCSF CI Toolkit