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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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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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Wyoming Medical Neighborhoods Bring Population Health to Rural Regions

March 23, 2015
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Dr. Phyllis Sherard, chief strategy officer and vice president of population health at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center in Cheyenne, Wyo.; Greg Ohbar, interim director for business development and analysis; and Dr. Judith Ohla, analytics director for Cheyenne’s population health division, explore the Wyoming Medical Neighborhoods Initiative, a three-year, $14.2-million grant dedicated to bringing population health […]

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Perry Memorial’s New COO Outlines Her First-Year Goals

March 19, 2015
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Annette Schnabel became vice president and chief operating officer of Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton, Illi., on Dec. 1, 2014. In this conversation, she outlines her ambitious first-year goals and discusses the succession plan that has been developed in anticipation of CEO Rex Conger’s retirement.  

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Southwestern Creates Culture of Team Member Engagement

March 17, 2015
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Steve Hyde, chief executive officer of Southwestern Medical Center in Lawton, Okla., discusses the role the orientation process has played in creating a culture of team-member engagement within his organization.  

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Sensiotec’s Virtual Medical Assistant Advances Data Collection

March 16, 2015
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Robert Arkin, founder and chief executive officer of Sensiotec in Atlanta, Ga., explains how his company’s virtual medical assistant will change and advance the way healthcare providers collect data.  

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