Monthly Archives: December 2011

AND THE AWARD FOR HEALTH SERVICE IMPROVEMENT GOES TO?

Health system problems are not only complex, they are “wicked” problems. Traditional thinking doesn’t solve wicked problems. Wicked problems have innumerable causes, are tough to describe and do not have a right answer(s). What is needed is a new way … Continue reading

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THE REVOLUTION IN HOSPITAL FUNDING IN B.C.:

There is a revolution occurring in hospitals in British Columbia. Hospitals are paid for helping patients instead of being paid for just keeping their doors open. This new method of funding for hospitals is called “patient focused funding”. This is … Continue reading

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