Providing excellent patient care requires the highest levels of professionalism, which we define as behavior that shows respect, compassion, integrity, competence, and accountability. BWH leaders have made a commitment to provide high quality compassionate patient care with a strong focus on patient safety. Integral to this commitment is the creation and support of a culture in which health care team members communicate with each other respectfully and honestly. Our professionalism program includes education, assessment, conflict resolution and remediation regarding interpersonal & teamwork communication.
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