Posts Tagged ‘organizational culture’

August 18th, 2013

What Patterns of Change in the Use of Nesiritide Reveal About Hospitals as Learning Organizations

Chohreh Partovian discusses her research group’s study of how hospitals varied in their responses to safety concerns about nesiritide from 2005 to 2010.

March 14th, 2011

The Common Thread Among Top-Performing Hospitals

A qualitative study just published in the Annals of Internal Medicine outlines some important distinctions between hospitals that have the lowest AMI mortality rates in the U.S and those that have the highest. The key factor? A supportive organizational culture. Here, study investigator Leslie Curry, PhD, MPH walks us through what that means and how […]