Tag Archives: Health care

Award Recipients Respond on How They Lead

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey At recent question-and-answer panel discussions, Baldrige Award recipient senior leaders from Sutter Davis Hospital and Pewaukee School District fielded audience questions–from managing organizational change to overcoming the challenges that they faced in implementing the Baldrige … Continue reading

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The (Efficient and Effective) Road to the Affordable Care Act

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey Senior leaders at Baldrige Award recipient Sutter Davis Hospital (SDH) were recently asked how using the Baldrige Health Care Criteria for Performance Excellence helps to prepare their organization for the Affordable Care Act and the challenges … Continue reading

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Got MUDA 無駄?

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey Why should and how might an organization integrate the Lean methodology with the Baldrige Criteria for Performance Excellence? When I asked Pattie Skriba, vice president, Business Excellence, of Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, a 2010 Baldrige … Continue reading

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For the Good of the Community

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey In health care settings, clinical integration is a fairly new concept that means the coordination of patient care across conditions, providers, settings, and time in order to achieve care that is safe, timely, effective, efficient, … Continue reading

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What’s More Dispensable: Magnet or Baldrige?

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey Faced with limited resources, many health care administrators ask themselves whether to invest in Magnet or in the Baldrige Health Care Criteria for Performance Excellence. Is one more dispensable than the other? Magnet designation, now … Continue reading

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