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High Reliability Care Requires Physician Champions

By William Choctaw, MD, JD, CSSBB,
Physician Advisor for the Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare
July 25, 2018

Few would argue that physician leadership is an important part of highly reliable health care and the quest to achieve “zero patient harm” in our healthcare organizations. Nevertheless, the challenge most hospitals face is how best to effectively engage physicians as collaborative partners.

There are four basic principles of hospital physician partnership. To learn all of them, read more from the Joint Commission’s High Reliability Healthcare blog.