One of the key functions of WaSH CQI is increase the efficiency of WaSH organizations by optimizing systems through the elimination of waste, prevention of errors, and removal of unnecessary variability from daily operations. By using monitoring data and CQI methods, you can speed up your implementation rate significantly, allowing you to deliver WaSH services to more users than ever before.
Every quality improvement project is different, but a typical CQI project moves from the kickoff meeting to implementation of the first improvement project within 3-6 months. However, WaSH Continuous Quality Improvement is never done! Most organizations can expect to complete 2-4 CQI cycles per year.