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,…

Kaiser Permanente: George Halvorson, Chairman…
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…

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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RUMC Improves Patient Experience through Community Engagement

April 22, 2015
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Dr. Daniel J. Messina, PhD, president and chief executive officer of Richmond University Medical Center in Staten Island, N.Y., explains how his organization experienced a major upswing in patient experience and patient satisfaction scores by emphasizing community engagement.      

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Ivinson Memorial Places Priority on Process Improvement

April 14, 2015
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Doug Faus, president and chief executive officer of Ivinson Memorial Hospital in Laramie, Wyo., takes us through the various ways in which he and his team have made process improvement a priority under his leadership.  

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MRHC’s Recovery is a Remarkable Story of Transformation

April 9, 2015
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David Keith, president and chief executive officer of McAlester Regional Health Center in McAlester, Okla., revisits the journey that led his organization to a stunning financial turnaround and cultural transformation.  

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UNM Increases Volume with New Rio Rancho Community Hospital

April 8, 2015
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Anthony Masciotra, chief executive officer of UNM Medical Group in Albuquerque, N.M., revisits the challenging planning process that led to the July 2012 opening of a new, $180-million community hospital in Rio Rancho.  

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Phoenix Children’s Aligns with Physicians to Form PCCN

April 7, 2015
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Bob Meyer, president and chief executive officer of Phoenix Children’s Hospital in Phoenix, Ariz., revisits the formation of the Phoenix Children’s Care Network (PCCN) and the valuable partnerships that were formed with physicians during the process.  

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SLCH Integrates NICU with Barnes-Jewish Women’s Program

April 1, 2015
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Rick Majzun, vice president of strategic operations and planning at St. Louis Children’s Hospital and vice president of women and infants at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and SLCH in St. Louis, Mo., explains how he and his team were able to integrate the SLCH NICU with the Barnes-Jewish Hospital women’s program in partnership with the Washington University […]

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Midwest City LTACH Weans Patients Off Ventilators Sooner

March 30, 2015
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Jason Farris, RN, BSN, chief nursing officer at Specialty Hospital of Midwest City in Midwest City, Okla., recounts the initiative that enabled his team to wean patients off ventilators more quickly, while improving their overall healthcare outcomes.  

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HSC Pioneers Innovative Neuromuscular Program

March 26, 2015
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Dr. John Votto, president and chief executive officer of the Hospital for Special Care in New Britain, Conn., explains why HSC’s neuromuscular program is both innovative and groundbreaking.  

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Baldrige Journey Transforms Culture of Duke U Hospital

March 25, 2015
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Kevin W. Sowers, RN, MSN, FAAN, president of Duke University Hospital in Durham, N.C., looks back at the organization’s Baldrige Journey, exploring the many ways in which he and his team have changed under the program’s influence.  

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Queens Boulevard Partners with North Shore-LIJ to Improve Care Continuum

March 24, 2015
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Dr. Jonathan Mawere, administrator and chief operating officer of Queens Boulevard Extended Care Facility in Woodside, N.Y., reviews the many beneficial outcomes that have resulted from their partnership with North Shore-LIJ Healthcare System in Great Neck, N.Y  

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