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Igniting Innovation to Tackle a Historic Pandemic

By Carolyn Clancy, MD, and Ryan Vega, MD Innovation within the Department of Veterans Affairs is not a new concept. The pacemaker, nicotine patch, bar coding for medication administration, and many other veteran and public lifesaving breakthroughs have ori...

Improvising Personal Protective Equipment during COVID-19

By Brent Ibata, PhD, JD, FACHE, CPHQ Current as of Apr. 22, 2020 As hospitals face shortages of personal protective equipment, it is important to know what is regulated, what is not regulated and how to navigate the gray area in between. The U.S. Food a...

Innovation to Improve Patient Outcomes

By James C. Glasheen Patient safety continues to be a leadership imperative for the healthcare ...

Fostering Breakthrough Thinking for Stronger Bottom-Line Results

When we asked about the difference between creativity and innovation, Kevin E. O’Connor, CSP and C...