LVHN Endures Short-Term Losses for Long-
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Brian A. Nester, DO, President and Chief Executive Officer of Lehigh Valley Health Network in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Lehigh Valley Health Network in Allentown, Penn., first considered a value-based healthcare system in…

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HPN Leads the Nation in Healthcare Innovation and Progress
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In 1979, Richard Merkin, MD, founded the organization that would eventually become Heritage Provider Network.

In its earliest days, HPN lacked the financial and human capital to provide traditional solutions to…

HPN Leads the Nation in Healthcare Innovation…
MLKCH Opens with a Fresh Culture and a Fresh Start
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In 2007, the historic King Drew Medical Center in Los Angeles, Calif., closed, after years of persistent and unresolvable quality and patient safety problems.

King Drew had originally been founded by…

MLKCH Opens with a Fresh Culture and a Fresh …
Ameritas Keeps Pace with Constantly Changing Marketplace
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Hospitals and physicians aren’t the only ones that have spent the past few years adjusting to the Affordable Care Act. Payers have also had to change up their systems and…

Ameritas Keeps Pace with Constantly Changing …
Queens Boulevard Partners with North Shore-LIJ to Improve Care Continuum for Patients
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Dr. Jonathan Mawere has been with Queens Boulevard Extended Care Facility (QBECF) in Woodside, N.Y., in various capacities since 1999.

Founded in 1995, QBECF is a 280-bed, state-of-the-art nursing facility that…

Queens Boulevard Partners with North Shore-LI…
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Flint Hills Achieves Impressive Outcomes with Dental Program

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Phillip Davis, Chief Executive Officer by Pete Fernbaugh When Phillip Davis first came to Flint Hills Community Health Center in Emporia, Kan., three years ago after spending eight years with Community Health Center of Central Missouri as chief financial officer, he walked into an organization that was suffering from a shortage of funds and staff […]

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St. Joseph’s Breese CEO Details Hospital’s Top Priorities

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Paulette Evans, RN, MSN, discusses her earliest goals as the new president and chief executive officer of St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese in Breese, Ill.    

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Dosher Memorial Wants to be the Friendliest Hospital in N.C.

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Tom Siemers, FACHE, President and CEO, Dosher Memorial Hospital by Patricia Chaney As many hospitals across the country redefine their mission statements to reflect the importance they are placing on quality-driven care, one critical-access hospital has united its physicians and employees around the simple mission of being the friendliest, most patient-centered hospital in North Carolina. […]

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Thunder Bay Regional Celebrates 10 Years of Healthcare Milestones

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Andrée Robichaud, president and chief executive officer of Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada, recounts the many milestones the organization has achieved 10 years after being established.  

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Brand-New Neuroscience Institute Pioneers Advanced Standards of Care

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Farzad Massoudi, M.D., F.A.C.S., medical director of the Neuroscience & Spine Institute at Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo, Calif., details the strategy and goals of the recently opened $185-million facility.    

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Reading Health System Successfully Aligns with Physicians

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Dr. John D. Casey Jr., president of the medical staff at Reading Health System in West Reading, Penn., discusses the formation of Reading Health Partners by aligning with physicians throughout the system’s catchment area.  

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DaVita Benefits from Leadership of Chief Wisdom Officer

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Steve Priest, chief wisdom officer at DaVita Healthcare Partners, headquartered in Denver, Colo., explains how he and his Wisdom Team are the torchbearers for DaVita’s mission and values and how their fundamental responsibility is to advocate for a holistic human approach to the DaVita Village, rather than a business linear approach.

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Valley-Wide Integrates Multiple Services within Its Clinics

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Gigi Darricades, chief executive officer, and Alonzo Payne, chief administrative officer, of Valley-Wide Health Systems in Alamosa, Colo., discuss the integration of behavioral health, oral health, and physical therapy services within the Valley-Wide clinics.  

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Rural Virginia Gay Prioritizes the Implementation of EHR

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Mike Riege, chief executive officer of Virginia Gay Hospital in Vinton, Iowa, talks about his rural facility’s implementation of EHR, including the challenges and the obstacles he and his team overcame along the way.  

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Tsoi/Kobus Focused on Adding Value to Healthcare Design

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Jocelyn Frederick, principal at Tsoi/Kobus & Associates in Cambridge, Mass., one of the country’s foremost architecture, planning, and interior design firms, discusses how she, as leader of its celebrated healthcare practice, and her team are assisting  organizations in navigating the changes in healthcare construction through the value-added Kaizen methodology.

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