In healthcare, we are groomed to believe that perfection is the holy grail to be sought after, at all cost.

Jan 12, 2024 | Friday Quotes

“In healthcare, we are groomed to believe that perfection is the holy grail to be sought after, at all cost.” — Grace Marin, MSN, MBA, RN, CPXP, Founder & President of PX Coaching, LTD

At all costs isn’t a business strategy; rather, it erodes trust and burns people out. In safety, when the work process does not have safety process within, the pressure on performance does not align. Addressing unrealistic expectations and engaging stakeholders for resolution is a great way to improve performance at the right cost.

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I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. Twenty-six times I’ve been trusted to take the game-winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.

I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. Twenty-six times I’ve been trusted to take the game-winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.

Organizations, like people, are not infallible. To succeed requires diligence and, in some cases, grit. Safety integrated into the organization requires understanding the end user and how it will be used. Misses will happen: improve from each one.

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