This program is based on methodology and implementation case studies in the two Joint Commission books: Optimizing Patient Flow and Managing Patient Flow in Hospitals whose authors included:
- CEOs from hospitals such as the Mayo Clinic Florida, the Ottawa Hospital and the Greater Baltimore Medical Center, and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
- Leading surgeons, hospitalists, anesthesiologists and ED physicians from Mayo Clinic, Massachusetts General Hospital, the Ottawa Hospital, NHS Scotland, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
- Nursing executives and researchers
- Physician executives
Program faculty will be comprised of some of the authors, each with significant implementation success stories, as well as IHO’s own operations management experts.