Reinertsen J. Engaging physicians: How the team can incorporate quality and safety. Healthcare Executive. 2008 May/June;23(3):78-81.
The fifth in a series on IHI's 5 Million Lives Campaign intervention on governance leadership, this article discusses the critical importance of developing a shared physician/hospital quality and safety agenda to begin to get "real" results — that is, improved care for the patients we serve. A framework to help guide hospital executives in engaging physicians is presented.