News & Events


During our conferences, expect to gain important insights into areas effecting todays healthcare industry. You’ll also have the opportunity to connect with peers from hospitals across the country to share best practices and proven methodologies. At our conferences, you will hear thought-provoking keynote speakers and comprehensive breakout sessions to better prepare your organization to deliver improved healthcare at lower costs. Please register here

50 Critical Access Hospital CEOs to Know in 2016!

Click here to view the list.

Join us in congratulating the HTS3 CEOs below who made the list:

– Jeff Lingerfelt, CEO at Hammond-Henry Hospital

– Philip J. Stuart, CEO at Tomah Memorial Hospital

– Ken Westman, CEO at Barrett Memorial Hospital

For a complete list of HTS3 hospitals, click here.



The sheer number of rules and regulations that healthcare organizations must follow can be overwhelming. Even with the best intentions, facilities can be faced with potentially staggering fines and liability exposure.

Of all the areas that can expose your organization to penalties and fines, exclusion screening is one of the easiest in which to protect yourself. It’s the “low hanging fruit.” Take the time to develop a process, put it into place, and move on to your next project!

Read Compliance Today newsletter, published by the Healthcare Compliance Association, with a contributing article by HTS3’s Cheri Benander here.


The rise of demeaning and humiliating photos and videos posted on social medial sites such as Snapchat, Facebook and Instagram has prompted CMS to issue a memo outlining the protection of resident privacy. Media stories such as those by an independent, non-profit investigative group ProPublica have highlighted incidents of inappropriate photos and videos taken by nursing home staff.

Read full LTC September Newsletter here.


Press Releases

Brentwood, TN — March 22, 2017 – HealthTechS3’s Executive Recruiting division announces a new leader for its interim placement services. Michael Lieb, Vice President of Interim Placement, has served the firm for many years as a regional vice president dedicated to the financial growth and operational improvement of hospitals’ affiliated physician practices. This transition into interim placement is recognition of the increasing shortage of talented leadership who can make impact in a defined focus area and time period.

Read more here.


Brentwood, TN — September 07, 2016 – After a successful launch of the healthcare IT recruiting practice, HealthTechS3 announces the addition of George Smith to the Executive Recruiting team. Mr. Smith brings over 10 years of IT recruiting experience to the team most recently with a large healthcare organization. He has a Master’s degree in Human Resource Development from Webster University.

Read more here.


Brentwood, TN — August 16, 2016 – HealthTechS3’s Executive Recruiting division announces the launch of a dedicated IT practice within healthcare. This is recognition of work that has been done in the past several years in building healthcare technology teams and an understanding of the experience and timeliness it takes to release products and applications into the market that improve patient care and monitoring.

Read more here.


SPOONER, WI — May 23, 2016 —Spooner Health opened its doors to patients on Thursday, May 19. The new facility is located on the north side of Spooner at 1280 Chandler Drive (just off from County Road H between Highways 63 and 53). All hospital services including outpatient and emergency care are now located at this new location.

Read more here.


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