High Reliability in Healthcare

Friday, October 13, 2017
Wellin Hall

Hamilton College


Hamilton College
198 College Hill Road
13323 Clinton, NY

Kerry Johnson will present on the attributes of a Highly Reliable Organization (HRO) and its application in high-risk, high-consequence environments.

Johnson is a founding Partner and the chief innovation officer of HPI. He has over 25 years of experience improving reliability in nuclear power, transportation, manufacturing, and healthcare. He specializes in designing and implementing human performance reliability programs for large organizations, resulting in dramatically reduced event rates. His healthcare clients have achieved up to a 91percent reduction in preventable serious safety events in just three years. He is now the lead consultant on several safety culture engagements for integrated healthcare systems.