Clinical Changemakers

Dr Jono Hoogerbrug

Clinicians have dedicated their lives to mastering the art and science of medicine and yet, often feel helpless to make a meaningful impact on the healthcare system.

The Clinical Changemakers podcast is looking to bridge this gap by highlighting key lessons to empower clinicians and healthcare systems to thrive.

Our focus will be a broad range of topics, from leadership, innovation, management, policy, systems thinking, and so much more.

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Complex Systems, Values based Leadership & the Improvement Tool Box | Dr. Kedar Mate
Complex Systems, Values based Leadership & the Improvement Tool Box | Dr. Kedar Mate
"This is the time for a different kind of leader" In this episode, Dr. Kedar Mate starts off by discussing his formative years at Partners in Health, and how solving a complex problem in Peru helped him to understand complex systems. He goes on to highlight the importance values based leadership and the utility of quality improvement (QI). Next, Dr. Mate elaborates on some of the challenges with QI, as well as some of the successes with a nationwide healthcare models for the elderly. We conclude with his reflects on taking on the role of President and CEO at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and the importance of self care.His twitter: podcast "Turn on the lights": the guest:Kedar Mate, MD, is the President and Chief Executive Officer at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and a member of the faculty at Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Mate’s scholarly work has focused on health care quality, strategies for achieving large-scale change, and approaches to improving health equity and value.Additional resources mentioned in the podcast:The Institution for Healthcare Improvement: Science of Improvement Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) Cycle: in health: the arc film: Dr Paul Farmer: you have any feedback, questions or if you'd like to get in touch, reach out at: jono@clinicalchangemakers.com and Out Music Attribution:Music by AudioCoffee from Pixabay