TITLE

The Invisible Gap: Organizational Liability and the Role of Governance

AUTHOR(S)
Lister, Eric D.; Cameron, Donna
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
Trustee;Nov/Dec2000, Vol. 53 Issue 10, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Addresses the corporate governance failures in hospital management. Consequences of an ineffective hospital risk management program; Presentation of scenarios that represent examples of institutional risk incurred through leadership uncertainty; Recommendations to hospital boards.
ACCESSION #
3809671

 

Related Articles

  • Systematic implementation of clinical risk management in a large university hospital: the impact of risk managers. Sendlhofer, Gerald; Brunner, Gernot; Tax, Christa; Falzberger, Gebhard; Smolle, Josef; Leitgeb, Karina; Kober, Brigitte; Kamolz, Lars Peter // Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift;Jan2015, Vol. 127 Issue 1/2, p1 

    Background: For health care systems in recent years, patient safety has increasingly become a priority issue. National and international strategies have been considered to attempt to overcome the most prominent hazards while patients are receiving health care. Thereby, clinical risk management...

  • Contest salutes expanding role of risk managers.  // Modern Healthcare;3/7/94, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p70 

    Editorial. Discusses the annual Risk Management Awards honoring hospital risk managers. Health care in the 1990s as about managing risk; Award sponsors; Increasing complexity of the risk manager's role; Entry judgment; Prizes; Contact information.

  • Whistle-blower suit shows need for vigilance.  // Healthcare Risk Management;Oct2009, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p113 

    The article reports on the federal lawsuit settlement of a California hospital to Talure Regional Medical Health Center in violation of the anti-kickback rules.

  • Preventing Nosocomial Mycobacterium tuberculosis Transmission in International Settings. Hong, Seto Wing // Emerging Infectious Diseases;Mar/Apr2001, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p245 

    Tuberculosis (TB) is a worldwide disease, and nosocomial transmission is known to occur. Authoritative preventive guidelines such as the one developed by the Centers for Disease Control have been published, but the expenses for implementing them can be prohibitive. Each country needs to develop...

  • CNE Questions.  // Healthcare Risk Management;Jun2007, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p72 

    A quiz about hospital risk management is presented.

  • Patient falls in shower after surgery, settles.  // Healthcare Risk Management;Aug2007, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p2 

    The article reports on the settlement of a case involving a woman who sued a hospital on claims that she was improperly left unattended after suffering injuries from a fall.

  • Consider modifying bylaws to reduce locum tenens risk.  // Healthcare Risk Management;May2009, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p56 

    The article offers suggestions for hospitals to mitigate locum tenens risk.

  • CNE Questions.  // Healthcare Risk Management;May2009, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p60 

    A quiz concerning the hospital administration, with emphasis on risk management, is presented.

  • Carry extensive insurance in case of helicopter crash.  // Healthcare Risk Management;2009 Special Edition, p8 

    The article discusses issues of medical helicopter risk management and notes the importance of having extensive insurance in case of a medical helicopter crash.

Share

Read the Article

Other Topics