Tag: perfect storm

Posted on June 20, 2015

HOSPITALS NEED $15.4 to $28 BILLION IN REPAIRS: FAILING INFRASTRUCTURE WITH INCREASING DEMAND IS THE PERFECT STORM- Raymond Rupert MD. MBA. Rupert Case Management Inc.

Canada needs to invest in new hospitals, says health care association LINDA GIVETASH Special to The Globe and Mail Published Wednesday, Jun. 17, 2015 Dr. Richard Johnston knew the health care system was in trouble when he walked down a hallway at University of Alberta Hospital and saw an older woman housed in a linen […] Read More

Posted on December 28, 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. track small failures by listening for early signals of failures. ¬†2. resist oversimplification. 3. remain […] Read More