A snapshot of high reliability’s history in the healthcare industry
Characteristics of high reliability organizations
Challenges with adopting a culture of high reliability
A detailed look at the five principles of high reliability and how they apply to healthcare
About this research brief
In today’s healthcare industry, we often hear common phrases used to promote quality improvement, inform best practices, and change behaviors. With the overuse of industry jargon, it becomes difficult to set apart which ideas carry weight and which prove to be less impactful.
However, one notion is truly worthy of our attention and is only picking up speed in the healthcare industry — the idea of high reliability.