Past Webinars

National Patient Safety Goals – Improving Hospital Safety and Quality – Part II
OCT 13 2017

National Patient Safety Goals – Improving Hospital Safety and Quality – Part II

​​Host: Carolyn St.Charles, RN, BSN, MBA, Regional Chief Clinical Officer Date: October 13, 2017 Time: 12:00pm CT Description:  The Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals, many of which are based on evidence based standards and recommendations by professional organizations, have been adopted by most hospitals in the United States, regardless of if they are TJC accredited View

Optimizing the Revenue Cycle
OCT 10 2017

Optimizing the Revenue Cycle

At some point every hospital department, outpatient surgical provider, or local minute clinic understands they have to consider how to improve care while lowering costs. It’s a mantra we’ve been touting for at least a decade.

Hiring Executives To Fit The Outcomes Needed – Moving Way Beyond The Title
SEP 28 2017

Hiring Executives To Fit The Outcomes Needed – Moving Way Beyond The Title

Hospitals are no longer constrained by traditional C-Suite titles. Often a traditional CMO, CFO or CIO is asked to focus on a specific sometimes narrower area or might be asked to broaden their skill set.

The New Health Care Innovation Model:  Is It All Hocum?
SEP 22 2017

The New Health Care Innovation Model: Is It All Hocum?

Health care has traditionally focused on illness, however the prototype is ostensibly changing. Today, organizations are creating positions for Chief Innovation Officers as a means of discovering different conducting business and attracting new business.

8 Practical Approaches for Interim Leaders
SEP 14 2017

8 Practical Approaches for Interim Leaders

When a new Interim Leader joins a hospital in the throes of a transition, the staff, the board, and the community are – understandably – nervous. Change is scary. It is incumbent on the new Interim to quickly take command and, simultaneously, ease the concerns of the organization’s stakeholders.

National Patient Safety Goals – Improving Hospital Safety and Quality – Part I
SEP 8 2017

National Patient Safety Goals – Improving Hospital Safety and Quality – Part I

The Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals, many of which are based on evidence-based standards and recommendations by professional organizations, have been adopted by most hospitals in the United States, regardless of if they are TJC accredited or not.

Data Driven Approach to Medicare Wellness: Good for the Patient, Good for the Practice
AUG 17 2017

Data Driven Approach to Medicare Wellness: Good for the Patient, Good for the Practice

As our population ages, we will not have the capacity to care for patients in the future using the same care models of the past. More emphasis is being placed on population health and ensuring all care delivered meets the quadruple aim.

Caring for the Patient – Not the Technology
JUL 20 2017

Caring for the Patient – Not the Technology

Effective care coordination requires relationship building with patients, care givers, and community resources. These relationships are fostered through communication.

Transforming Patient Engagement through Family-Centered and Population Care
JUL 14 2017

Transforming Patient Engagement through Family-Centered and Population Care

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services began informing health care organizations through the Conditions of Participation that patient centered care was one way to engage patients in their care beginning in 2013.

Leadership Competencies for the Future
JUN 26 2017

Leadership Competencies for the Future

The rapidly changing health care landscape that is facing new challenges requires a new generation of leaders who can make swift, innovative decisions.