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Dr. Stephen Klasko
July 25, 2014
The 2024 U.S. News and Interplanetary Report rankings for best academic and health care organizations
DATE: July 25, 2024
FROM: Stephen K Klasko, M.D., M.B.A.
Retired President & CEO, Thomas Jefferson University and Health System
Current CEO, Steve’s Vinyl Emporium and Implantable Health Chips, South Street, Philadelphia
Here we are in the year 2024 and as I take stock over the past decade … Read more
July 23, 2014
Connecting and collaborating with the leaders health care deserves is imbued into our DNA at athenahealth. It’s why we started our Leadership Institute events, facilitated by a roster of talented Harvard Business School professors, including Amy Edmondson and Nancy Koehn, to bring together leaders to discuss strategies and methods … Read more
July 17, 2014
Analyzing data from four year’s worth of patient visits from some 535 pediatricians, athenaResearch, the research arm of athenahealth, has revealed a fascinating look into the mental health trends of American’s between the ages of 6-17.
The study of more than three million doctor’s appointments from more than 600,000 kids … Read more
Dan Polsky, PhD
July 14, 2014
One of the big mysteries of the Affordable Care Act is how newly insured patients will impact providers and their practices. athenaResearch, the research department at athenahealth, analyzes data from athenahealth’s network of 52,000 providers across the U.S. Because the network is based in the cloud, it offers near … Read more
Paul F. Levy
July 11, 2014
In this season of world class soccer, I hope you’ll forgive a short autobiographical moment from my most important pastime: coaching girls soccer. I’ve learned so much from these children over more than two decades and have put many of those lessons in my book Goal Play!
In fact, my … Read more
July 10, 2014
When it comes to change, it’s the nature of human beings and the organizations they run to choose the path of familiarity and least resistance. This path can be problematic as we’re required to adapt, innovate and seek new solutions in an evolving world.
At nearly 18 percent of gross … Read more
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
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