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Mission Possible
9/24/2014 8:10 PM | Vieve Paisley, MD
Target Zero at Children’s Colorado: Eliminating Preventable Harm
3/17/2014 9:04 PM | Vieve Paisley, MD

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Mission Possible

Authors: Dr. Anne Lyren and Joyce Deptola, RN

At our hospital, we take very seriously the principle of high reliability organizations that emphasizes a focus on failures and shortcomings. These efforts are ongoing as we have yet to create a perfectly safe experience for every child who enters into our care. However, as summer ends and we begin our plans for 2015 in earnest, we pause to consider the accomplishments of our quality and safety program and the factors that have contributed to our success over the last few years. [...]

Target Zero at Children’s Colorado: Eliminating Preventable Harm

Author: Dr. Daniel Hyman

Our senior management team and Board members routinely describe the Children’s Hospital Colorado Target Zero program as being among the most successful in the 100+ years of our long and proud history. I would describe it as the most rewarding professional opportunity I have had in my career. I appreciate the opportunity to share some of this program’s highlights and key messages and would be happy to provide more information to anyone who is interested. [...]