What do an Oil Rig and a Hospital Have in Common?

As an industry, health care is trying to reinvent itself with significant fuel from its’ consumers, but the reality is that we can learn from other more advanced industries. Originally presented by the Dutch Center for Patient Safety at a recent Health 2.0 Amsterdam event, this topic explored the similarity between a very conservative, but very advanced industry, and the hospital setting. One key lesson that was explored was the insidiousness of human error and how we can overcome this by engaging key stakeholders with a human being at the center.