Good communication is a two-way street – We want to hear from you

Dina Baras CPSA, Latest News, Medical Matters, Messenger 4 Comments

Over the past six months, I have written about leadership, high-functioning teams and the important role every Alberta physician plays in good regulation. What I have not yet addressed is the value of good communication as a foundation for success. In order to improve our organization, enhance teamwork amongst our members and the College and build trust, I want to ...

Healthcare leadership in action – 5 concepts to consider on your journey to becoming a better leader

Dina Baras CPSA, Latest News, Medical Matters 2 Comments

Over the past six months, I have written about leadership, high-functioning teams and the important role every Alberta physician plays in good regulation. What I have not yet addressed is the value of good communication as a foundation for success. In order to improve our organization, enhance teamwork amongst our members and the College and build trust, I want to ...

A time for Remembrance

Dina Baras CPSA, Medical Matters, Messenger 8 Comments

Over the past six months, I have written about leadership, high-functioning teams and the important role every Alberta physician plays in good regulation. What I have not yet addressed is the value of good communication as a foundation for success. In order to improve our organization, enhance teamwork amongst our members and the College and build trust, I want to ...

What makes you a leader?

Dina Baras CPSA, Medical Matters, Messenger 8 Comments

In my last two Messenger articles, I wrote about the value of high functioning teams and the importance of physician engagement. Building on that foundation, I’d like to introduce the topic of physician leadership. I believe physician leadership is essential for the future of health care in Alberta. However, the term “physician leadership” may be perceived as physicians wanting to …