Search Tag: workplace

IT Management

AI and the workplace: who is set to benefit?

2019 29 Jan

Artificial intelligence heralds a new phase of the automation era. In order to succeed with AI in healthcare, providers should be prepared to cope with important challenges in this new, technology-driven environment. As tech and automation will greatly influence the way people work, healthcare organisations and policymakers must address education,... Read more

Executive Health Management

Workplace conflict

2018 22 Sep

It matters how staff deal with it This study sought to answer the question of how to effectively manage workplace conflict before it reaches levels of incivility.  Anyone tasked with the role of managing human resources within organisations most likely appreciates the difficulty of dealing with employee conflict.... Read more

Executive Health Management

Want to Develop Diversity? Call in the Experts

2016 12 Dec

Inequalities persist in the workplace. In a healthcare setting, such disparities reduce access to care, keep minority workers in poverty, and reinforce the cycle of oppression. Industry experts think that HR policy reforms can set some of these wrongs to right.   Acknowledge Wage Inequality   According to a JAMA Internal Medicine... Read more

ICU Management

Standards for Healthy Critical Care Work Environments Updated

2016 28 Mar

The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) has announced the publication of the 2nd edition of its Standards for Establishing and Sustaining Healthy Work Environments . The standards, first published in 2005, identified previously discounted systemic behaviours that can result in unsafe conditions, and focus on the human factor. The Association... Read more