This document of HCS 451 Week 1 Discussion Questions consists of:
DQ 1: As we get started this week, we need to talk about the implementation of quality management and risk management programs in health care. Elaborate on how leadership in your organization supports the implementation of quality management or risk management programs. What seems to be effective or ineffective? What would you recommend to increase leadership support or involvement in these programs in your organization?
DQ 2: Why is risk management important in organizations? What benefits are gained by implementing a risk management program? Describe challanges you see in obtaining buy-in and support from staff? What are the barriers in implementing a risk management program? What would you recommend to help overcome these barriers?