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Kissito Healthcare: Tom Clarke, Founder/President/CEO

March 22, 2012

Geriatrics contains a growing population and as a result, is a growing area of healthcare in the United States. Even more than other sectors of the industry, geriatrics is also facing the need to do more with less. The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services has already reduced payments for skilled-nursing facilities by 11 percent. […]

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Geisinger Health System: William Gladish, AIA, Director of Construction

January 13, 2012

As clinical care is shifting toward a focus of decentralized decision making, so facilities construction is following a similar track toward teamwork throughout the entire process.  Many facilities recognize the importance of bringing in members of a design and construction team early to establish expectations and priorities. Geisinger Health System in rural Pennsylvania has perhaps […]

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St. Joseph’s Health System: Joe Randolph, Executive Vice President and COO

May 12, 2011

St. Joseph’s Health System is a large system of 14 acute care hospitals, plus home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, community clinics and the second largest Medical Practice Foundation in California. The system covers three diverse geographic regions: Northern California, Southern California, and West Texas/ Eastern New Mexico. This diversity has helped the hospital […]

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Integris Health: Stanley Hupfeld, President & CEO

March 11, 2011

Are patients in your hospital being placed at risk unnecessarily every time they enter your surgery suite or get admitted to your ICUs? Will they have more complications, post operative infections and returns to surgery? If your facility is like most across the United States, the answer is YES! And undiagnosed hyperglycemia may be to […]

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CareSpark: Liesa Jenkins, Executive Director

August 19, 2010

Innovative, unprecedented and cooperative- those are a few of the words that describe CareSpark, the unique health care collaborative focused on opening up the lines of communication between health care providers through shared health information in the central Appalachian region. There are many things that make this effort groundbreaking. First, this is a service that […]

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Southlake Regional Health Centre: Dan Carriere, CEO

August 19, 2010

One only needs to look at the construction going on at Southlake Regional Health Centre to understand the second half of the organization’s motto, “change is welcomed.” In just 12 years, CEO Dan Carriere and his staff have transformed a mid-sized community hospital into a comprehensive, state-of-the art health centre that now serves the entire […]

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Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium: Roald Helgesen, CEO

August 19, 2010

The Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC: pronounced search) is a non-profit corporation made up of 18 different tribal governments throughout the region. Southeast Alaska consists of the continental US area known as The Alaska Panhandle, the area below the state’s peninsula. Home to many of Alaska’s larger towns including the state capital Juneau, the […]

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Clinicas del Camino Real: Roberto S. Juarez, CEO

August 19, 2010

In the diverse community of Ventura County, California, Clinicas del Camino Real Incorporated provides a lifeline of critical care to patients who might otherwise go without. Because of savvy management and continual caring, the nonprofit has been able to become a virtual institution of care for the southern California community. With ten locations scattered throughout […]

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UAB Health System: Dr. William Ferniany, CEO

August 19, 2010

The UAB Health System operates the clinical enterprises for the University of Alabama, Birmingham Hospital and seven other entities including the Callahan Eye Foundation Hospital. The system covers several family medicine training programs and clinics in cities throughout Alabama, and has affiliate hospitals in west Jefferson County and in the city of Montgomery. It is […]

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University Health Network: Dr. Robert Bell, President & CEO

August 19, 2010

As president and CEO of University Health Network (UHN) in Toronto, Ontario, Dr. Robert Bell sees this Canadian healthcare network as not only providing acute care services to the local community but as having more far-reaching effects through research and medical developments.

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