Quality & Patient Safety

IHI conference focuses  on doing more with less

Patient Safety Monitor, February 1, 2010

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Hospitals need to realize that the healthcare industry is forever linked with the macroeconomics of the ¬United States, IHI president and CEO Donald M. Berwick, MD, told attendees at the group’s annual conference.

As healthcare reform continued to roll on in early December 2009, this was especially true, Berwick said. He urged each attendee to view spending less money on healthcare as his or her responsibility.

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