Innovation in action at Mayo Clinic

Mewborn, Amanda
January 2015
Industrial Engineer: IE;Jan2014, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p22
The author relates on innovation in healthcare system implemented by Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. She discusses the planning of the annual Healthcare Systems Process Improvement Conference, the commitment of the Clinic to excellence, and the establishment of the Center for Innovation and the Center for the Science of Healthcare Delivery.


Related Articles

  • What Is Ahead for Mayo Clinic? Noseworthy, John H. // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Apr2014, Vol. 89 Issue 4, p440 

    The article offers information related to the U.S.-based medical practice, medical research and health care organization. Topics discussed include servicers and principles of the firm, complex diagnostic and surgical service in the country and patient care. It also discusses models of...

  • Mayo Clinic Symposium Proposes Priorities for Change in US Health Care.  // PT: Magazine of Physical Therapy;Jun2008, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p74 

    Information about the Mayo Clinic National Symposium on Health Care Reform in March 2008 is presented. The event's participants were given the opportunity to comment on the top four priorities for health care reform in the U.S. They also developed patient-centered health care reform action plans...

  • Health Reform: Moral Imperative for '08 Presidential Race. Weinstock, Matthew // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jul2006, Vol. 80 Issue 7, p16 

    This article presents an interview with Denis Cortese, CEO and president of Mayo Clinic, about health reform in the U.S. When asked why Mayo is getting involved in the reform discussion, Cortese said they have been asked by a number of people around the country for the last four or five years...

  • Excellence In Hospital Management. Jessica, Pearson; Kleiner, Brian // Leadership & Organizational Management Journal;2015, Vol. 2015 Issue 1, p36 

    The purpose of this study is to identify the key characteristics of well-managed hospitals. An understanding of the characteristics that signify excellent hospital management is imperative, especially when the consequences of poor management can negatively impact quality of patient care. To help...

  • Highlights From the Third Annual Mayo Clinic Conference on Systems Engineering and Operations Research in Health Care. KAMATH, JANINE R. A.; OSBORN, JOHN B.; ROGER, VÉRONIQUE L.; ROHLEDER, THOMAS R. // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Aug2011, Vol. 86 Issue 8, p781 

    In August 2010, the Third Annual Mayo Clinic Conference on Systems Engineering and Operations Research in Health Care was held. The continuing mission of the conference is to gather a multidisciplinary group of systems engineers, clinicians, ad- ministrators, and academic professors to discuss...

  • Think Big, Start Small, Move Fast. LaRusso, M.D.,, Nicholas; Spurrier, MHA,, Barbara; Farrugia, MD, Gianrico // Think Big, Start Small, Move Fast;8/25/2015, p1 

    The United States has the most expensive health care system in the world, yet it currently ranks 37th in performance worldwide. Mayo Clinic not only wants to rectify this specific problem, but it also intends to lead a global transformation in the health care industry. Mayo Clinic is well known...

  • Voir grand, commencer petit et agir vite. LaRusso,, Dr Nicholas; Spurrier (MHA),, Barbara; Farrugia, Dr Gianrico // Voir Grand, Commencer Petit et Agir Vite;8/24/2015, p1 

    No abstract available.

  • Visionär denken, klein anfangen, schnell handeln. LaRusso, M.D.,, Nicholas; Spurrier, MHA,, Barbara; Farrugia, M.D.,, Gianrico // Visionär Denken, Klein Anfangen, Schnell Handeln;8/24/2015, p1 

    No abstract available.

  • Pensar en grande, comenzar de a poco, moverse rápido. LaRusso, M.D.,, Nicholas; Spurrier, MHA,, Barbara; Farrugia, M.D., Gianrico // Pensar en Grande, Comenzar de a Poco, Moverse Rápido;8/24/2015, p1 

    No abstract available.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics