StrategyPiedmont Healthcare's CEO Applauds Pickiness, Knocks Clipboards
The health system's top executive wants to relieve patients of unnecessary paperwork. But don't mistake him for a simple technophile.
StrategyLifePoint's Former CEO to Co-Chair Tennessee Healthcare 'Modernization Task Force'
The group will host public discussions and shape future efforts to improve access, quality, affordability, and innovation.
Innovation6 Paths to Innovation
Executives at academic medical centers, multi-hospital systems, independent and critical access hospitals, and physician organizations outlined their approaches to innovation...
StrategyPursuing Scale Through M&A? You Still Need a Local-Market Mindset
Deciding whether to merge and managing a post-merger organization can be tricky, even when the acquisition is a good fit.
Innovation3 Leaders; 3 Approaches to Innovation
Innovation needs to tackle service delivery and business models, reduce labor costs, and create a financial model that will keep...
FinanceFollowing Athenahealth Exit, Jonathan Bush Takes Executive Role at Startup
Boston-based concierge medicine startup Firefly Health announced Bush's hiring last week.
InnovationBig Innovation Ideas for Smaller Hospitals
Hospital executives at the HealthLeaders CEO Exchange share their approaches to innovation. Commitment is more important than system size.
StrategyHow CEOs Approach Their Critical Choices: 3 Insights
From consolidation and competition to consumerism and clinical excellence, leaders outlined their approaches to the biggest threats and opportunities facing...
StrategyToby Cosgrove on Teamwork, Leadership, and Cleveland Clinic's 'Secret Sauce'
During his time at the helm, the health system's revenues grew to $8.5 billion annually, as it opened sites in...
StrategyDid Care New England CEO's Demand for Top Job Thwart 3-Way Merger?
A letter from Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo suggests leaders of the Providence-based health system may be to blame for...
StrategyErlanger Gives Departed CEO Kevin Spiegel 12 Months' Salary, Names His Successor
The top executive's departure came after months of conflict with the nonprofit's physicians.
StrategyHow SSM Health Is Unifying Its Internal and External Identity
With care delivery sites across four states, the system's regions often acted independently. That changed as the system reconfigured itself.