Volume 1, Issue 2 (1-2017)                   Manage Strat Health Syst 2017, 1(2): 93-102 | Back to browse issues page


XML Persian Abstract Print


Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Keshvari M, Khansari Z, Rajabkhah K, Almasian A, Omidifar R, Mousavi S M. Challenges of Clinical Governance in Risk Management: A Qualitative Study of Teaching Hospitals . Manage Strat Health Syst. 2017; 1 (2) :93-102
URL: http://mshsj.ssu.ac.ir/article-1-46-en.html

Ph.D. student of Health Policy, Health Management and Economics Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Abstract:   (578 Views)

Background: Clinical Governance is a Framework in which health care provider will be responsible for continuous quality improvement. This study aimed to identify implementation challenges of Clinical Governance in the area of risk management.

Methods: This is a descriptive-qualitative study. We used Content Analysis method for data analysis. Study environment contained 7 teaching hospitals, and the study population included the hospitals staff engaged in Clinical Governance implementation. Using purposive non-randomised sampling, 18 participants were selected. A semi-structured face-to-face interview was used for data collection. Content Analysis method was used to conceptualize, interpret and analyze the texts and maxQDA software for data analysis.

Results: Our research findings presented two main themes as cultural factors and lack of resources.

Conclusion: Promoting management as well as empowering health care providers could act as a key factor in addressing problems related to the implementation of risk management in health care environments.

Full-Text [PDF 761 kb]   (152 Downloads)    
Type of Study: Research | Subject: Special
Received: 2017/01/28 | Accepted: 2017/01/28 | Published: 2017/01/28

Add your comments about this article : Your username or Email:
Write the security code in the box

Send email to the article author


© 2015 All Rights Reserved | Management Strategies in Health System

Designed & Developed by : Yektaweb