Journal Article
Commentary

Equipped: overcoming barriers to change to improve quality of care (theories of change).

Lachman P, Runnacles J, Dudley J, et al. Archives of disease in childhood. Education and practice edition. 2015;100:13-8.

Change management has been promoted as a strategy to implement improvements in clinical settings. This commentary discusses the complexity around introducing change in health care and suggests that change management, systems thinking, and employee engagement are elements of successful quality improvement initiatives.