Monthly Archives: December 2014

HELPING YOUR HEALTHCARE ORGANIZATION TO HANDLE COMPLEXITY:

Healthcare organizations can learn a lot about how to handle complexity from High Reliability Organizations (HROs). ¬†Healthcare consumers should demand that the organizations that serve them follow the modus operandi of HROs. HROs operate according to 5 basic principles: 1. … Continue reading

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SLOW DOWN THE THINKING PROCESS TO AVOID MEDICAL MISTAKES:

In high velocity environments, like healthcare, speed of decision making is important. The emergency room doctor has to have an immediate response to the motor vehicle accident victim on the gurney in the trauma room. Complex patients with one or … Continue reading

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THE IMPORTANCE OF TRANSITIONS:

THE IMPORTANCE OF TRANSITIONS: Raymond Rupert MD. MBA. Rupert Case Management Inc. Many medical mistakes occur when a patient transitions from one part of the healthcare system to another. The green binder described previously is one technique that can be … Continue reading

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