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Berwick, Donald M. (Donald Mark) 1946-

Overview
Works: 63 works in 114 publications in 1 language and 4,028 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Other, Interviewee
Classifications: RA395.A3, 362.10425
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Most widely held works by Donald M Berwick
Escape fire designs for the future of health care by Donald M Berwick ( )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spanning a decade (1992-2002), these speeches echo the theme that our health care system needs fundamental change and a revolutionary new design. Throughout the book, Berwick identifies innovations and ideas from a number of surprising sources--a girls' soccer team, a sinking ship, and the safety standards at NASA. Escape Fire takes its title from the 1949 Mann Gulch tragedy in which thirteen young firefighters were trapped in a wildfire on a Montana hillside. The firefighter's leader, Wag Dodge, devised a creative solution for avoiding the encroaching fire. He burned a patch of grass and lay d
Curing health care : new strategies for quality improvement : a report on the National Demonstration Project on Quality Improvement in Health Care by Donald M Berwick ( Book )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Escape fire the fight to rescue American healthcare ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the U.S. healthcare crisis, citing demands for higher profits by the health care industry as the cause. Individuals tell of their experiences with the healthcare system. Health care professionals and other experts offer their opinions on the situation
Quality in health care services by Donald M Berwick ( )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Promising care : how we can rescue health care by improving it by Donald M Berwick ( )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Promising Care: How We Can Rescue Health Care by Improving It collects 16 speeches given over a period of 10 years by Donald M. Berwick, an internationally acclaimed champion of health care improvement throughout the course of his long and storied career as a physician, health care educator and policy expert, leader of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), and administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. These landmark speeches (including all of Berwick's speeches delivered at IHI's annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care from 2003 to 2012) clearly show why our medical systems don't reliably contribute to our overall health. As a remedy he offers a vision for making our systems better -- safer, more effective, more efficient, and more humane
New rules : regulation, markets, and the quality of American health care by Troyen A Brennan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New Rules presents a comprehensive review of the evolution of the health care regulatory process and provides guidelines and recommendations for converting regulation from a meaningless waste of resources into a system that truly can help practitioners provide better care. New Rules is written for health care regulators, health care executives, scholars of public health, health care administrators, public administrators, and all those interested in the modern quality movement
Cholesterol, children, and heart disease : an analysis of alternatives by Donald M Berwick ( Book )
5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Transforming health care : Virginia Mason Medical Center's pursuit of the perfect patient experience by Charles Kenney ( )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A chronicle of one of the most unusual series of events in the history of medicine, this book tells the story a group of men and women clinicians, administrators, frontline workers, trustees, and leaders blessed with vision, courage, and a relentless determination to improve. It is the story of a medical center transformed. Ultimately, it is the story of a new and possibly better way to take on the challenge we face in the United States today to provide superb medical care to our people while at the same time controlling costs"--Provided by publisher
Effects of pooled samples by Emmett B Keeler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Connected for health : using electronic health records to transform care delivery ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Transforming the healthcare experience through the arts by Blair L Sadler ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"With compelling human stories, research-based evidence, and pragmatic advice, "Transforming the Healthcare Experience through the Arts" takes readers inside the process of creating healthcare organizations that honor the best in the human spirit and uplift the healthcare experience for patients, family members, visitors, and staff. Over 225 pages, with more than 275 color images 36 case examples of exemplary healthcare arts projects and programs created by dancers, musicians, painters, visual artists, writers, photographers, graphic designers, and others. The case examples are divided into seven sections, addressing hospitalized patients, children, seniors, cancer patients, adolescents, public education, and healing from tragedy. Four concise chapters on the roles of artists and the arts in healthcare, a CEO's perspective on arts programming, a practical guide for arts program implementation, and more. Research findings showing how the arts decrease pain, reduce stress, improve mood, and accomplish many other vital purposes. Appendices with contact information for artists, healthcare organizations, and arts-in-healthcare organizations. Extensive listings of contact information for artists, healthcare organizations, and arts-in-healthcare organizations" --Publisher's website
Escape fire : lessons for the future of health care by Donald M Berwick ( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
NewsHour: medical ethics & issues ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uninsured Americans: Susan Dentzer analyzes a 2006 U.S. Census Bureau report on the number of uninsured Americans, which has increased by 1.3 million--including 400,000 more children--since 1999
Managing medical quality ( Visual )
in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Producer) An educational series that shows you how to apply Total Quality Management and Continuous Quality Improvement in your healthcare organization
Strategies for leadership, an invitation to conversation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Delves into the profiles of errors in care, the consequences in terms of injury to patients, and the "systems approach" to improving safety. Also addresses issues in medical culture that can impede or accelerate progress toward safer care
Graduate medical education that meets the nation's health needs by Institute of Medicine (U.S.) ( )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Today's physician education system produces trained doctors with strong scientific underpinnings in biological and physical sciences as well as supervised practical experience in delivering care. Significant financial public support underlies the graduate-level training of the nation's physicians. Two federal programs--Medicare and Medicaid--distribute billions each year to support teaching hospitals and other training sites that provide graduate medical education. Graduate Medical Education That Meets the Nation's Health Needs is an independent review of the goals, governance, and financing of the graduate medical education system. This report focuses on the extent to which the current system supports or creates barriers to producing a physician workforce ready to provide high-quality, patient-centered, and affordable health care and identifies opportunities to maximize the leverage of federal funding toward these goals. Graduate Medical Education examines the residency pipeline, geographic distribution of generalist and specialist clinicians, types of training sites, and roles of teaching and academic health centers. The recommendations of Graduate Medical Education will contribute to the production of a better prepared physician workforce, innovative graduate medical education programs, transparency and accountability in programs, and stronger planning and oversight of the use of public funds to support training. Teaching hospitals, funders, policy makers, institutions, and health care organizations will use this report as a resource to assess and improve the graduate medical education system in the United States"--Publisher's description
National forum on quality improvement in health care ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Escape fire ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Every single one by Donald M Berwick ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Berwick wears many hats in describing his vision for a new health care system that promises to pursue perfection for every single patient
The reputation of Jonathan Swift 1781-1832 by Donald M Berwick ( Book )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Berwick, Don 1946-
Berwick, Donald M
Berwick, Donald M. 1946-
バーウィック, ドナルド・M
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English (67)
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