Kaiser Permanente: George Halvorson, Chairman & CEO
Posted 1 year ago

The roots of Kaiser Permanente date back to the depression era when a pre-payment system for hospital services was developed for workers on the aqueduct project in the Mojave Desert,…

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Sandoz, Inc.: Don DeGolyer, President
Posted 2 years ago

Sandoz, Inc., is a global generic-pharmaceutical company and the number-two player in the global -generic industry. For the past several years, it has also been one of the fastest-growing companies…

Sandoz, Inc.:  Don DeGolyer, President
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia: Steven M. Altschuler, CEO
Posted 2 years ago

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) was founded in 1855 and holds the distinction of being the nation’s first pediatric hospital. Over 150 years later, it is still breaking ground…

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia: Stev…
The George Washington University Hospital: Kimberly Russo, Chief Operating Officer
Posted 2 years ago

With a national reputation for quality and service and a range of patients that includes heads of state, The George Washington University Hospital in Washington, D.C., holds itself to extremely…

The George Washington University Hospital: Ki…
Baptist Health Care: Al Stubblefield, President & CEO
Posted 2 years ago

Finding Baptist Health Care in Northwest Florida is an easy task given the system's role in Pensacola and the surrounding communities. Baptist Health Care's commitment to the community that supports…

Baptist Health Care: Al Stubblefield, Preside…
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Namath Neuro Center Explores Treating TBI with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

December 17, 2014
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Dr. Barry Miskin (left), chief of surgery at Jupiter Medical Center in Jupiter, Fla.,  and Dr. Lee Fox (right), medical director of imaging for Jupiter and radiology medical director with Sheridan Healthcare in Sunrise, Fla., recount the story behind the founding of the Joe Namath Neurological Treatment Center, their long-term goals for the Center, and […]

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Virginia Gay Looks to Value-Based Future with Enthusiasm and Anticipation

December 16, 2014
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Mike Riege, Chief Executive Officer, Virginia Gay Hospital by Pete Fernbaugh Mike Riege, chief executive officer of Virginia Gay Hospital in Vinton, Iowa, has been with the organization for 24 years, originally being hired as chief financial officer, then being promoted to CEO in 1992. Riege has presided over impressive growth during his tenure. In […]

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Ziering Continues to Pioneer Innovative Hair Restoration Procedures

December 15, 2014
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Dr. Craig Ziering, founder and medical director of Ziering Medical in Beverly Hills, Calif., discusses the principles behind his practice’s success and the latest innovations in hair-restoration procedures.  

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The West Clinic Forms Three-Way Partnership to Transform Cancer Care

December 11, 2014
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Erich Mounce, President and Chief Executive Officer, The West Clinic by Pete Fernbaugh Located in Memphis, Tenn., The West Clinic is a physician-owned, single-specialty oncology group that has forged a reputation as one of the United States’ foremost community oncology practices. Founded 30 years ago by local physician Dr. William H. West, The West Clinic […]

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St. Thomas Elgin Expansion Project Supports Vision of Excellent Patient Care

December 10, 2014
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Paul Collins, President and Chief Executive Officer, St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital by Patricia Chaney Transforming emergency-department care delivery and lowering wait times are major initiatives in many hospitals not just in the United States, but also in Canada. One hospital in Ontario has been taking major steps in improving emergency-department care by embarking on […]

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Bellin-ThedaCare Transitioning Physicians to Pay for Performance

December 9, 2014
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Dr. Dave Krueger, executive director of Bellin-ThedaCare Healthcare Partners, which is located in both Appleton and Green Bay, Wis., discusses the complexities of transitioning physician contracts from fee-for-service to pay-for-performance.  

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St. Joseph Mercy Oakland Focused on Integrating Care through Technology

December 8, 2014
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Jack Weiner, PharmD, FACHE, President and Chief Executive Officer, St. Joseph Mercy Oakland by Patricia Chaney Healthcare technology is advancing at a breathtaking pace, and while it provides an unprecedented level of data and insight, pulling all of the available information together in a way that informs total care of the patient is challenging to […]

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UCLA Health Radically Improves Patient Satisfaction Scores

December 4, 2014
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Dr. David T. Feinberg, president of UCLA Health System in Los Angeles, Calif., explains how the organization’s patient satisfaction scores rose from the 38th percentile to the 99th.  

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Zipnosis is Improving Access and Reducing Costs by Mobilizing Healthcare

December 3, 2014
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Jon Pearce, chief executive officer and co-founder of Zipnosis, which is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., discusses his company’s technology and how he and his team are mobilizing care in a way that improves patient access while reducing costs.  

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Pampa Regional Medical Center Works to Restore the Confidence of Its Community

December 2, 2014
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Brad S. Morse, FACHE, Chief Executive Officer by Pete Fernbaugh When Brad S. Morse, FACHE, arrived at Pampa Regional Medical Center in Pampa, Texas, two years ago, following Prime Healthcare Services’ acquisition of the organization, he knew his job as chief executive officer was essentially to rebuild the hospital from scratch. After all, this was […]

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