Eradicating accidental patient deaths is a tall mountain to climb. But even the tallest of mountains can be overcome with data collection, analysis and purposeful execution. In pursuit of that goal, this briefing shares some insights from the data collection which we recently obtained about how CNOs and CMOs address patient safety.
We acquired input through several methodologies. First, we conducted on-site interviews with CMOs and CNOs at several of the nation's leading healthcare institutions. Importantly, we have relationships with 80 percent of the top U.S. academic centers. Next, we gathered data via an online survey sent by third party researcher REACTION Data to over 1000 clinical leaders. Finally, Excel leadership, including CMO Mark Koppel, MD, and CSO Mary Baum, conducted extensive research.