cartoon-when you think you're in control

Back before the Canterbury Health board began its world-class system innovations they noticed that what was called a “system” was far from systematic.
Like an elephant who’s gotten scent of a sweet mud bath, this system seemed to be steering itself in spite of what the people in charge told it.
TheCartoonist was commissioned to illustrate various concepts for those initial presentations.

As an afterword I’m very pleased to report the elephant finished his soak and has his mind back on the job….