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10 Key Indicators of Clinical Integration Success Image

10 Key Indicators of Clinical Integration Success

As healthcare organizations are looking for strategic initiatives to transport them into the future, clinical ...

10 Myths of Population Health and Clinical Transformation Image

10 Myths of Population Health and Clinical Transformation

It is a confusing time in United States healthcare. Healthcare organizations are faced with the new reality of ...

3 Key Priorities in the Perioperative World Image

3 Key Priorities in the Perioperative World

As has been the case for many years, hospital organizations continue to look to perioperative services to be one of the ...

4 Determinants for an Organization's Ability to Implement Change Image

4 Determinants for an Organization's Ability to Implement Change

Regardless of the size of the organization or the nature of the change, four components consistently emerge as the key ...

5 Keys To Getting Value From Your Value Analysis Process Image

5 Keys To Getting Value From Your Value Analysis Process

One of the first questions I ask my new clients is about their value analysis review process. Why? Because that’s the ...

5 Keys To Successful Clinical Redesign Image

5 Keys To Successful Clinical Redesign

Redesigning care and eliminating clinical variation are critical not only to ensuring patients receive the safest, ...

5 More Keys To Successful Clinical Redesign Image

5 More Keys To Successful Clinical Redesign

Redesigning care and eliminating clinical variation are critical not only to ensuring patients receive the safest, ...

5 Steps to Achieve System Integration Image

5 Steps to Achieve System Integration

An effective integration plan not only aligns operations and maximizes the collective system resources, it also serves ...

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5 Tips To Cut Supply Chain Costs

Has your hospital or health system struggled to reduce your Non-Labor expenses to meet budget demands? Is your ...

Better Meetings

7 Tips (and 7 seconds) to Make Your Meetings Run More Smoothly

Who hasn’t sat in a meeting at one time or another thinking, “I wish this was a more productive use of my time. Why ...

A Business Plan of Operational Efficiency for a Value-Based World Image

A Business Plan of Operational Efficiency for a Value-Based World

As health care continues its rapid evolution toward value-based reimbursement, health system leaders face escalating ...

Accelerating Change Toward Better Talent Acquisition Teamwork Image

Accelerating Change Toward Better Talent Acquisition Teamwork

Healthcare organizations run on talent, and it can be a struggle to retain and recruit these much-needed resources.

Advanced Access: a Winning Approach for Patients, Providers, and Staff Image

Advanced Access: a Winning Approach for Patients, Providers, and Staff

Access to the right medical care at the right time in the right setting improves patient satisfaction. It also attracts ...

Adventist Health & GE Healthcare Announce a First-of-a-Kind Performance Collaboration in the Western U.S. Image

Adventist Health & GE Healthcare Announce a First-of-a-Kind Performance Collaboration in the Western U.S.

Designed to Create Capacity for Growth, Increase the Lifecycle Management of Clinical Assets, Improve Patient Care, and ...

After the Leap into Telemedicine, Now What for Virtual Care? Image

After the Leap into Telemedicine, Now What for Virtual Care?

COVID-19 has lit a fuse under the deployment of digital practices across all business sectors, with adoption rates now ...

Are You “Operationalized” to Drive Patient-Centric Growth Strategies? Image

Are You “Operationalized” to Drive Patient-Centric Growth Strategies?

As an industry, we agree that patients are becoming increasingly attentive healthcare consumers. They shoulder more and ...

Battling Extreme Drug Price Increases Image

Battling Extreme Drug Price Increases

Top of mind for nearly every hospital or health system CFO is the roughly 10% annual increase in the cost of ...

Boosting Returns: Your Clinical Assets May Not Be Providing the Expected Return and Why It Is More Important Than Ever Image

Boosting Returns: Your Clinical Assets May Not Be Providing the Expected Return and Why It Is More Important Than Ever

Hospitals and health systems are among the most capital-intensive organizations in the healthcare industry.