Health Systems by William "Ike" Eisenhauer

ISE magazine's monthly column about health systems (December 2016) 

Succeeding at failing to learn from the past

We lived, as usual, by ignoring. Ignoring is not the same as ignorance. You have to work at it." - Margret Atwood, The Handmaid's Tale

By this point in our collective history of healthcare operations, improvement science, data analytical ability and just general experience with the problems that plague the delivery of safe, accessible, affordable healthcare, a rational person can only come to one conclusion.


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