Kaiser Permanente: George Halvorson, Chairman & CEO
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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
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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
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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…

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The George Washington University Hospital: Kimberly Russo, Chief Operating Officer
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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
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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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Empire Health Experiences Rapid Results from Two Initiatives

January 27, 2015
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Antony Chiang, president of Empire Health Foundation in Spokane, Wash., describes the rapid results his organization has seen from two initiatives: Dental Emergencies Needing Treatment (DENT) and the In-Person Assistance Network.  

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LeadingAge is Working to Improve the Healthcare of the Nation’s Seniors

January 23, 2015
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Larry Minnix Jr., president and chief executive officer of LeadingAge in Washington D.C., analyzes the many political and social healthcare challenges that seniors throughout the United States are facing.  

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EASTAR Health Benefits from Capella Acquisition

January 20, 2015
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Dr. Jay Gregory, chief medical officer of EASTAR Health System in Muskogee, Okla., discusses a few of the initiatives that followed Capella Healthcare’s acquisition of the system.  

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Holtz Children’s Hospital Realizes Importance of Communicating Culture to Community

January 8, 2015
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Steven Burghart, chief executive officer of Holtz Children’s Hospital and The Women’s Hospital, which are located at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center in Miami, Fla., stresses the importance of communicating an organization’s quality scores and culture not only to the leaders and care team, but also to the surrounding community.

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2 Physician Leaders Discuss Their Work in Advancing Medical Research: An HCE Original Report

January 5, 2015
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Mark Kieran Kemp Kernstine by Pete Fernbaugh Amidst the torrent of politically oriented healthcare news and process-focused initiatives, it’s easy to overlook the numerous medical breakthroughs that are being made every day. Recently, HCE spoke with two physician leaders about their efforts in advancing medical research, one in the area of pediatric brain tumors and […]

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JMMC Raises the Bar with the High Reliability Initiative

December 22, 2014
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Stuart E. Rosenberg, president and chief executive officer of Johnson Memorial Medical Center in Stafford Springs, Conn., discusses the High Reliability initiative and how it has transformed the culture of his organization.  

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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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