Dr Ian McDougall, BHSCT - Consultant Psychiatrist and QI Trainer
Dr Iain McDougall is a Consultant Psychiatrist and QI Trainer in Belfast HSC Trust having completed the IHI’s Improvement Advisor training.
In recent years Ian has had an interest in teaching QI and was course lead on the Safety Quality Belfast Level 2 training program for 3 years. Ian has been actively involved with HSCQI throughout the COVID -19 pandemic and involved in the Belfast Trust’s Learning from COVID-19 work.
Through this work, Ian has been utilising QI methodology to advance the use of Virtual Visiting in Belfast HSC Trust. During the last four years Ian has always been actively involved in quality improvement in mental health services both directly and in providing support to other services.
Ian enjoys being part of the HSCQI Network and looks forward to continuing to contribute and work alongside his QI colleagues to improve the HSC System.