Welcome to the Summer issue of HSR&D's FORUM, which focuses on Becoming a High Reliability Organization. The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) is undergoing a transformational modernization at a scale and scope not experienced since General Omar Bradley's leadership of the Veterans Administration in the 1940s.
Response to CommentaryThree HRO Evaluation Priorities
Learning from Lean Enterprise Transformation in VA
Towards Diagnostic Safety in High Reliability Organizations: Translating Priorities Into Action
Improving Safety Measurement in Outpatient Surgery: A Case Study Applying a Trigger Dashboard to Detect Adverse Events
Implementing HRO: The VHA Safe Patient Handling and Mobility Program
by David Atkins, MD, MPH, Director, HSR&D