A Mountaineer’s Perspective

The process of healthcare risk management may sometimes seem to be based on forms and reports and seem to be centered in the mundane. But the principles of healthcare riskmanagement similarly shadow the steps taken by those who climb the highest and most dangerous mountain peaks on earth.  Chris Davenport is a guide and mountaineer who spoke about the steps he takes to protect himself and those for whom he has responsibility from the dangers he faces.

 

M.E.A.T. approach:

Mitigate

Eliminate

Accept

Transfer

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