Can an accountable healthcare organisation be accountable and yet be profitable ?
Steve Jobs brought a new dimension to quality and it still is living in “Apple products”. Toyota brought a new meaning to “cost containment” and changed the world with its concepts of “lean methods”.
”Quality is the best business plan.” John Lasseter, Pixar
What has healthcare learnt from Apple, Pixar and Toyota ? Can healthcare strive to be quality driven and yet be profitable ? Can you “be” profitable and yet create an affordable healthcare delivery system ? Is healthcare the silver bullet serving as an answer to all these questions ?
These were exactly what I am trying to analyse and answer in my keynote for the #Conference on #healthcare financial accounting and management to be held in Bangalore on February 28, 2015.