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By Nancy Iversen | Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018
If staff don't feel psychologically safe enough to speak up about risks to patient safety or opportunities for improvement, a health care organization may not know about all the problems they need to fix.


Tag(s): Patient Safety, Culture of Safety, Leadership
By Gary Kaplan | Monday, Mar 12, 2018
Gary Kaplan, MD, chair of the IHI/NPSF Lucian Leape Institute, argues that health care must overcome the fear of change to reduce waste, control costs, improve quality and safety, and elevate the patient experience.


Tag(s): Leadership, Patient Safety, Person- and Family-Centered Care, Transparency
By Petrina McGrath | Wednesday, Mar 07, 2018
Petrina McGrath offers advice to aspiring nurse leaders: "Lead from wherever you stand in an organization. Get involved. Leadership is a practice."


Tag(s): Leadership, Quality Improvement, Patient Safety, Person- and Family-Centered Care, Nurse
By IHI Multimedia Team | Monday, Mar 05, 2018
“If you could break or change one rule in service of a better care experience for patients or staff, what would it be and why?” This simple is inspiring people in more than 240 organizations in 19 countries to rethink the rules and practices health care professionals are doing right now that have little or no effect on patient outcomes.


Tag(s): Leadership, Person- and Family-Centered Care, IHI Leadership Alliance
By IHI Multimedia Team | Thursday, Mar 01, 2018
IHI offers specific guidance for health care executives striving to attain health equity by drawing from the experience of participants in IHI's Pursuing Equity initiative.


Tag(s): Equitable Care Delivery, Leadership
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