Our Journey to Building a Higher Reliability Organization

(AMA category 1 CME credits)
CME class valid through 3/1/2018


  • Brett Winthrop, MD
  • Sven Inda, MD

High Reliability Organizations (HRO) are organizations with systems in place that are exceptionally consistent in accomplishing their goals and avoiding potentially catastrophic errors.

Learning Objectives:

  • Define HRO
  • Explain how an HRO can be applied to a health care system
  • Show specific examples of how an HRO can change practice
  • Demonstrate how physicians can develop an HRO framework
  • Understand the theory behind HRO development


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