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Designing and building a new hospital or a major renovation represents a rare opportunity in the professional life of a chief executive officer (CEO). Within the organizational change and leadership literature, the CEO is often cited as vitally important to achieve significant change (Bass, 1985,...
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The central feature of the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) is the infant incubator, a piece of medical equipment that has remained relatively unchanged in its basic design since the 1940s. Infant incubators are designed by manufacturers whose product lines range from sophisticated diagnostic...