Unique benefits of physician leadership – an American perspective

  title={Unique benefits of physician leadership – an American perspective},
  author={Peter B. Angood and Diane Shannon},
Purpose – This paper aims to present the argument that effective physician leadership is needed to improve the quality and efficiency of healthcare delivery in the USA and around the world. Design/methodology/approach – This paper is based on an in-depth literature review, interviews with physician leaders and a study of the competencies required for physicians to successfully lead healthcare organizations. Findings – The paper finds that a clear need exists for training to improve specific… CONTINUE READING