the Latest Insights
June 18, 2014
Executives at nonprofit health systems and hospitals face a unique challenge during times of turbulence and change: how to stay true to the mission while also securing the financial viability of the enterprise.
June 16, 2014
In June, the Concord Monitor, a newspaper in New Hampshire, carried a prominent editorial that argued that the tax-exempt status of nonprofit hospitals was “long overdue” for a “hard look.” Days later, the New York Post published a story proclaiming that the city’s most prestigious nonprofit hospitals “spend … Read more
June 13, 2014
There has never been a more difficult and crucial time for strong, visionary leadership in the chief financial officer role at hospitals and health systems.
June 11, 2014
Old mindsets die hard. I’ve written before about the folly of punishing intelligent failure — failures that occur when a new idea or experiment fails to produce hoped-for results. Companies have made this mistake before, and, alas, they will make it again.
Consider the case presented by one of my … Read more
Davis Liu, MD
June 9, 2014
In a time of crisis is when leaders step forward. If our nation faces one crisis, then it is that of the health care system which increasingly is unaffordable and trails other industrialized countries in quality and access. If there was a time leadership was needed then it would be … Read more
Samir Damani, MD
June 5, 2014
A deadly war is raging around the world – but not with guns or soldiers on battlefields. Rather, it is a war against chronic disease occurring in our homes and places of work. We are starting to engage in combat through technology-based approaches that increase awareness and accountability to one’s … Read more
Ideas to Act On
“Mobile devices are becoming as ubiquitous in the health care setting as they are in the rest of our lives. Health care executives and leaders need a thoughtful approach to integrating mobile health technology.”Read Article
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