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Publication - Professor Gianluca Veronesi

    Clinical leadership and hospital performance

    assessing the evidence base


    Sarto, F & Veronesi, G, 2016, ‘Clinical leadership and hospital performance: assessing the evidence base’. BMC Health Services Research, vol 16.


    A widespread assumption across health systems suggests that greater clinicians’ involvement in governance and management roles would have wider benefits for the efficiency and effectiveness of healthcare organisations. However, despite growing interest around the topic, it is still poorly understood how managers with a clinical background might specifically affect healthcare performance outcomes. The purpose of this review is, therefore, to map out and critically appraise quantitatively-oriented studies investigating this phenomenon within the acute hospital sector.

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