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A Marathon to Patient Safety

Posted: October 11, 2018 at 10:53 am   /   Articles, Thought Leadership

We’ve said it here before: leading for safety is a marathon, not a sprint! Like all good marathoners, we’re prepared for the long haul and are determined to go the distance. With that in mind, […]

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Lead for Safety

Posted: August 23, 2018 at 3:04 pm   /   Articles, Thought Leadership

What can you, as a healthcare executive, do to aid your organization’s transformation into a high-reliability organization that delivers safer care and saves lives? Whether you’re a middle manager or a member of the C-suite, […]

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Imagine Your Hospital with Zero Errors

Posted: August 2, 2018 at 9:39 am   /   Articles, Thought Leadership

As healthcare leaders, we all want to create and sustain a culture of safety in our organizations. This goal is so crucial and timely that ACHE and the Institute for Healthcare Improvement/National Patient Safety Foundation […]

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Leading for Safety and Its Favorable Side Effect: Reduced Readmissions

Posted: June 19, 2018 at 11:31 am   /   Thought Leadership

Leading a culture of safety in your organization will enable you to check off another goal on your to-do list: reducing the readmission rate. At this year’s Congress on Healthcare Leadership, participants had two opportunities […]

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Journal of Healthcare Management: Safety Collection

Posted: June 11, 2018 at 9:41 am   /   Thought Leadership

Check out the “Safety” collection from the Journal of Healthcare Management. Articles include: Patient Safety Climate A Study of Southern California Healthcare Organizations Creating a System of Consistent Safety in the Froedtert & Medical College […]

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Why Safety and Quality Depend on Equity–and Vice Versa

Posted: April 11, 2018 at 9:41 pm   /   Articles, Multimedia, Thought Leadership

How can safety and quality care in our healthcare institutions depend upon equity? It has long been true that every patient deserves safe and high-quality care, but today’s diverse population demands that we focus now […]

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Leading for Safety: Priority Topic at Congress

Posted: March 14, 2018 at 4:59 pm   /   Multimedia, Thought Leadership

Over 250,000 people in the United States die each year from preventable medical errors, the third leading cause of death, after heart failure and cancer. ACHE believes that leading for safety and prioritizing the development […]

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How To Lead For Safety

Posted: March 7, 2018 at 7:10 pm   /   Articles, Multimedia, Thought Leadership

There is nothing more important for healthcare providers than ensuring the safety of their patients and workforce. And, ACHE is committed to catalyzing healthcare leaders around safety. We contacted three of our nation’s leading safety […]

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How Leaders Can Engage & Make Organizations Safer Across the Care Continuum

Posted: March 6, 2018 at 5:10 pm   /   Articles, Multimedia, Thought Leadership

Recently, the National Patient Safety Foundation released its report, “Free from Harm: Accelerating Patient Safety Improvement Fifteen Years After To Err is Human” which offers eight recommendations to lead to patient safety. A decade-and-a-half after […]

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To Implement Change, Healthcare Executives Must First Lead with Intent

Posted: March 5, 2018 at 4:42 pm   /   Articles, Thought Leadership

Leadership is a choice. It takes a purpose-driven, passionate and forward-thinking leader to truly embrace the multi-faceted role of inspiring, guiding and being responsible for ensuring the safety of a healthcare workforce and its patients. […]

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