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In embracing the concept of high reliability, hospitals aim to eliminate patient harm by removing the potential for errors.

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Beginning May 14, 2015 the www.trusteemag.com gate will be reinstated and only Trustee magazine subscribers will have an exclusive all-access pass to health care and governance information.

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Meeting the Physician's Needs: The Road to Organization-Physician Engagement

Boards and executives need to provide guidance and support at all levels of a physician's career.

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The CEO's Essential Skills

Tomorrow's hospitals and systems won't thrive unless boards rethink their executive leadership needs.

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Top 5 Estimated Patient Harms Prevented

An American Hospital Association/Health Research & Educational Trust Hospital Engagement Network report on efforts to improve care in 11 core patient safety areas estimates prevention of 92,792 patient harms.

 
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