About the Session
This program will provide both the overview and the tools for senior executives to embark on a high reliability safety journey for their healthcare organizations. Gaps in current healthcare practices will be discussed, and presenters will provide examples of how similar gaps are addressed in other settings. Prerequisites for high reliability, including board and senior executive alignment, will be discussed. Key tools will be presented, including the ACHE/IHI Leading a Culture of Safety Blueprint, Just Culture, transparency, Robust Process Improvement, celebration of results, ongoing reinforcement and others. Time will be allotted for interactive questions and answers and discussion among participants.
- Identify the leadership prerequisites for developing and sustaining high reliability culture and practice in a healthcare organization.
- Describe the three major changes healthcare organizations must undertake to begin the journey to high reliability.
This session qualifies for 1.0 ACHE Face-to-Face Education credit. Attendees must participate during the scheduled time to earn ACHE Face-to-Face Education credit.