In 2007, Johnson and Johnson engaged Johns Hopkins Medicine International experts to provide Leadership Academy sessions to selected Lain American CEOs and Johnson and Johnson internal staff.
In the course of 3 separate trips, JHI provided customized Leadership Academy session in each of the following countries: Columbia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Medico, Argentina, Paraguay, Brazil, and Chile.
Each session was customized with country-specific information and focused on:
- The key environmental forces in healthcare quality and patient safety and how they will impact hospitals and physician practice. This will reflect international trends, as well as customized information on local market influences and characteristics.
- The "Hopkins story" and Hopkins'' lessons learned on improving patient safety and clinical quality.
- Linking patient safety and clinical quality to organizational strategy.
- Specific leadership competencies and actions needed to raise organizational performance.