Being Everything to Everyone
December 1, 2012 | Healthcare Risk, Quality, & Safety Guidance
Risk management is not simply managing risks. As anyone who has held the position knows, it entails much more than that. So, as 2012 draws to a close, we thought it would be very interesting to get in touch with several current risk managers—some who are veterans of the profession, some who are relatively new—to see if we could determine what constitutes the "art" of risk management. So, what is it?
Jacque Mitchell, B.S.N., FASHRM, CPHRM, risk manager at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, might sum it...