Utilizing the proper talent for anything in life is critical to mission success. Whether sports or business or even healthcare. Healthcare managers need to know what healthcare professionals are best at what and then utilize those talents in the proper department for best overall outcomes. Understanding skill sets and healthcare skills is critical for the success of any department for the overall health of the patient. Healthcare Managers play a key role in whether success occurs or not by their evaluation of staff.
The article, “Health Care Providers Are Hiring the Wrong People” by Elena Butler and Shreya Kangovi look at the importance of a strong staff. They state,
“In healthcare, we are overdue for a “Moneyball” revolution. The shift towards value-based payment has made it clear that our system needs to do a better job generating outcomes that matter to patients — a positive health-care experience, improved health, and good quality of life. But healthcare’s current hiring practices can inhibit efforts to achieve this goal.”
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