Search Tag: Culture of Safety

Executive Health Management

What Does COVID-19 Safety Culture Need?

2020 19 Jun

Healthcare workers continue risking their lives on the frontlines of the COVID-19 response, but many of them do not feel confident that the measures their leaders take can adequately protect them. There are some steps that can help improving the situation, says the latest survey by Gallup   You might also like: Crisis Communication:... Read more

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Going from a Culture of Blame and Denial to a Culture of Safety

2020 09 Mar

Summary: Many healthcare organisations face difficulties while managing transition from a culture of blame and denial to a culture of safety. To succeed, leaders should identify obstacles, create an environment of trust and set an example with their own actions. Healthcare holds traditions in high esteem. The white coat and nursing pin ceremonies... Read more

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New hospital policies and procedures required for patient safety

2019 22 May

Eighteen Actionable Patient Safety Solutions are the key to zero preventable patient deaths in our hospitals.   What are the patient safety processes that every hospital administrator and healthcare professional should adopt today to avoid preventable patient harm and death in hospitals?    It’s an unfortunate fact of the medical profession... Read more

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Spotlight on: Hospital Español de México: The importance of a culture of safety

2019 30 Apr

Mexico City’s historic Hospital Español is the first International hospital to earn the Patient Safety Movement Foundation’s prestigious five-star ranking. Their entry into the PSMF’s five-star Hospital Program was officially announced at the 7th Annual World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit in January 2019. Founded in 1842, Hospital... Read more