Source: BMJ Open 4/9 pp. e005055
Date of publication: Septemberuly 2014
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: This article found that the time and effort that hospital managers spend on promoting and assessing quality and safety can influence clinical outcomes and processes. Reviewers from England examined studies about the activities and time hospital managers spend on the quality of care. Most studies were set in the US and focused on Board or senior-level management. Many of the studies used interviews or surveys about perceptions of managerial quality and safety practices.
Length of Publication: 1 web page