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The key challenge hospital leaders face is clear: How do you approach system reengineering and integration?” Michael Decter in the first paper ever published by Longwoods, 1997  

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What can healthcare providers learn from Pan Am Athletes? Team work! by Hsien Seow and Mila Ray-Daniels
The 6,000 athletes from 41 nations (twice as many as the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics) competed intensely across 36 sports, such as basketball and soccer. Canada proudly finished second in the medal count, 217 medals in total, 78 of them gold. While the sports were exciting to watch, they can also teach healthcare providers about how to work effectively as a team
 

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