TITLE

THE EDGE OF THE CHASM

AUTHOR(S)
Solovy, Alden
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Apr2001, Vol. 75 Issue 4, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the health care issues discussed at the Patient Safety Leadership Forums sponsored by the American Hospital Association in 2001. Role of hospitals' governing boards in developing a culture of safety; Application of information technology in hospitals.
ACCESSION #
4340786

 

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