Search Tag: Planning

Executive Health Management

How to Support Frontline Clinicians During Crisis?

2020 10 Nov

The COVID-19 health crisis made a big dent in hospitals' resources making it more difficult, especially for frontline clinicians, to provide optimal care for patients, according to a new U.S. study (Butler et al. 2020).   You might also like : Planning Your Surge Capacity: Useful Tools   While medical institutions in general adopted... Read more

Executive Health Management

5 Steps: Forward Thinking that Works

2016 24 Feb

“Forward thinking” is becoming a buzzword in business; in fact, the phrase is often included in the core values or vision statements of many organisations — both big and small. An innovation expert clarifies that forward thinking is more than a generic phrase. It describes how organisations proactively look toward the future to identify opportunities,... Read more

Executive Health Management

Hospital Mergers: Managing Staff Expectations to Sustain Job Satisfaction

2015 25 Jan

Hospital mergers began in the UK in the late 1990s to deal with underperformance. Despite their prevalence, there is a lack of research on how such organisational changes affect job satisfaction levels and potentially compromise the quality of healthcare services provided. A recent study about the impact of hospital mergers on employee satisfaction aimed... Read more

ICU Management

ESICM 2014: Access to Acute Care - Planning Needed Now for Cities

2014 18 Oct

More than half of the world’s population already live in cities, and the the proportion is predicted to grow to 70% by 2050. Infrastructure planning is essential for cities to manage this growth. However, access to information that can assist cities to plan healthcare is not uniformly available across high-, middle- and low-income countries.   In a... Read more