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September 14, 2015
Rural medicine poses special problems for physicians and health centers. It’s tough enough getting people to go to the doctor for preventive care when they live 10 minutes down the road, but rural patients often live an hour or more away on mountain roads that turn treacherous in the winter … Read more
September 8, 2015
WATCH: athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush interviews Akamai Technologies CEO Paul Sagan on maintaining culture while scaling your business
As athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush notes, his company is about to pass the $1 Billion revenue run rate and so he’s actively thinking about how companies maintain their unique culture as they transition from a small start-up to a large vendor.
In order to better understand this transition and how … Read more
August 28, 2015
In July 2015, the Health Leadership Forum arranged for renowned behavioral economist Dan Ariely, professor at Duke University and best-selling author of Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions to speak with Harvard Business School professor and HLF contributor Nancy Koehn.
The two mostly focused on Ariely’s … Read more
August 26, 2015
At Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute, the largest privately owned oncology practice in America, we examine patient wait times very seriously.
We strive to find the underlying factors that create longer wait times for patients, so that we can find solutions. Conceptually, the solution is typically to move … Read more
Paul F. Levy
July 20, 2015
It’s often said that we learn from our mistakes. Indeed, many a business course in leadership offers that premise as a given. I’ve glibly repeated this often in my classes, speeches, and advisory work.
“You don’t learn from your successes,” I point out, “but rather from your errors.”
But do … Read more
June 22, 2015
Health care leaders face an enormous challenge today as their industry undergoes dramatic change and upheaval: how to confidently allocate resources in the face of an inherently uncertain future.
To the journalist and author William Green, such pressure is commonplace in the investment industry, where investors routinely place enormous bets … Read more
Notes from the CIO Office
In a four-part series, Dick Escue, chief information officer at Valley View Hospital in Glenwood Springs, Colo., examines the innovative ways in which mobile and cloud technology can improve operational efficiency, clinical outcomes, and patient satisfaction.Read Series
Ideas to Act On
“Succeeding at patient engagement means moving from an attitude of telling a patient ‘the doctor will see you now’ to one of telling the doctor ‘the patient will see you now.’”Read Article
Upcoming Leadership Events
- 09/23/2015 – 09/25/2015
- 10/05/2015 – 10/06/2015
Patient Engagement Advisory Roundtable
- 10/18/2015 – 10/20/2015
US News’ Hospitals of Tomorrow
- 10/22/2015 – 10/23/2015
- 10/26/2015 – 10/28/2015
FQHC Leadership Institute
Women’s Leadership Summit
- 11/04/2015 – 11/05/2015