Viewing Leadership Insights
May 19, 2015
Shared decision making, according to the Informed Medical Decisions Foundation (IMDF) is, “a collaborative process that allows patients and their providers to make health care decisions together, taking into account the best scientific evidence available, as well as the patient’s values and preferences.”
Honoring both the provider’s expertise and the patient’s … Read more
April 24, 2015
San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich holds the record for the most consecutive winning seasons in the NBA at 17. I lived in San Antonio for 10 of those years and became fascinated by his coaching style and, more specifically, how his leadership characteristics can apply to health care.… Read more
April 1, 2015
I’ve written about some dramatic cases of crisis leadership on this forum recently, including how leadership contributed to the unlikely rescue of 33 Chilean miners and how leaders in health care delivery, policy, and research teamed up around the world in the international Ebola crisis last year.
In these cases, … Read more
Paul F. Levy
March 24, 2015
The Wharton School’s Adam Grant has noted: “If you look at existing leadership research, extroversion stands out as the most consistent and robust predictor of who becomes a leader and who is rated an effective leader.” Writer and introvert-activist Susan Cain has also pointed out that introverts are often … Read more
March 13, 2015
Health care is changing so rapidly. It’s never been more important to have strong, visionary leaders steering the ship through the storm.
February 9, 2015
What could the dramatically successful rescue of 33 Chilean miners trapped 2,300 feet under 700,000 metric tons of rock possibly have to do with everyday decision-making in medical practices, hospitals, and healthcare systems?
A great deal, actually.
After 25 years studying leadership in healthcare and other industries, I believe that … 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
- 04/12/2015 – 04/16/2015
- 04/20/2015 – 04/22/2015
- 04/26/2015 – 04/29/2015
EDPMA Solutions Summit
Amelia Island, Fla.
- 04/26/2015 – 04/30/2015
UCAOA Spring Convention
- 04/27/2015 – 04/29/2015
FQHC Leadership Institute
Innovations in Health Care Summit
- 05/7/2015 – 05/9/2015
Becker’s Hospital Review Annual Meeting