Clinical CareScripps Health CMO Pushes 6 Rs of Operational Excellence
The West Coast health system has launched six initiatives to improve clinical care and boost its operating margin.
StrategyPhotos of Nude Children in Billionaire's Email Prompted Investigation
Investigators cited the photos in order to begin the investigation into T. Denny Sanford, a South Dakota businessman. ProPublica fought...
Human ResourcesHospitals' Use of Volunteer Staff Runs Risk of Skirting Labor Laws, Experts Say
The U.S. health system benefits from potentially more than $5 billion in free volunteer labor annually.
TechnologyGlobal Program Seeks Digital Health Technology for Developing Countries
The Global Medical Doctor Validation Association (GMDVA) is looking for technology donations to support care providers working in some of...
InnovationPenn Medicine Programs Earn Clinical Care Innovation Grants
Independence Blue Cross is backing three programs developed in Penn Medicine's Center for Health Care Innovation with $200,000 grants aimed...
FinanceQ&A With Pat Keel, CFO of St. Jude Children's Hospital
Keel recently connected with HealthLeaders to discuss solutions to some of healthcare's greatest financial pain points.
StrategyKP Launches Center for Gun Violence Research and Education
The mega-health system cites its 'unique position' to address the epidemic of gun violence.
StrategySt. Jude Stashed Away $886M in Unspent Revenue Last Year
New documents show that St. Jude Children's Research Hospital's reserves grew to $7.6 billion, as other children's cancer nonprofits struggled...
Clinical CareLucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford Gifted $100M
The money, a gift from the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, will pay for renovations to the hospital's West building.
FinanceMajority of Nonprofit Health Systems Don't Pay Their Tax Breaks Forward
The Lown Institute found that nearly 83% of health systems spent less on charity than the value of their tax...
StrategySt. Jude Fights Donors' Families in Court for Share of Estates
Here's how St. Jude has created one of the most lucrative charitable bequest programs in the country.
Clinical CareUC Irvine Gifted $55M for Depression Research
It's believed to be the largest philanthropic donation to a U.S. university to support research focused solely on depression.