• 11 women making moves in healthcare

    The following executive moves made by women have been reported by Becker's since Oct. 21. 
  • Dr. Ravi Thadhani discusses innovation, Wellstar closure and growing Emory Healthcare's influence

    On Oct. 27, Atlanta-based Emory University announced that Ravi Thadhani, MD, an experienced leader in academic medicine, will be joining its ranks. 
  • 'Multivoting' improves group decision-making, study finds

    "Multivoting" — allowing people more than one vote so they can select multiple options if desired — is most effective in finding the "best choice," according to a recent study from the University of Washington in Seattle. 
  • Standouts behind the scenes: These clinicians go above and beyond for patients and co-workers

    Burnout rates are soaring, staffing shortages are rampant and the effects of COVID-19 still linger. It is not an easy time to be a healthcare professional, yet many clinicians across the country give their time and efforts daily to make sure patients get topnotch care. 
  • Executives see through 'rose-colored glasses' — and employees are skeptical: survey

    Executives tend to be overly optimistic, seeing their organization through "rose-colored glasses." This prevents them from seeing how their employees and management teams actually feel about change, according to a recent report from leadership consulting firm Notion Consulting. 
  • Female CEOs communicate more positively in crisis: study

    Female CEOs employ a more positive communication style than their male counterparts, and they are on the rise in the healthcare sector, according to an Oct. 24 S&P Global report. 
  • Where 82 hospital CEOs exited their roles

    An Oct. 26 Challenger, Gray & Christmas report showed that CEOs across all industries are leaving their jobs at younger ages. It also showed that 82 hospital CEOs have left their roles in the first nine months of the year, up about 4 percent from the 79 recorded by the same point last year. Of those 82 exits, nine were in Florida, the most of any state, according to data provided to Becker's by Challenger, a global outplacement and business and executive coaching firm.
  • HCA hospitals make 10 leadership changes

    HCA Healthcare, a for-profit hospital operator based in Nashville, Tenn., has made leadership changes at several of its hospitals in recent months. 
  • HCA reorganizing operations

    HCA Healthcare, a for-profit hospital operator based in Nashville, Tenn., is undergoing a reorganization that includes forming a third operating group.
  • 'It demands new thinking': 6 health system CEOs on how their roles have evolved

    Chief executive officers sit at the helm of the healthcare industry's often tumultuous ebbs and flows — from the adoption of new technologies, to increasing conversations about diversity and equity, to shifting workplace norms, to the COVID-19 pandemic that created chaos in health systems. To keep pace, CEOs must stay nimble. 
  • Sharp HealthCare consolidates hospital execs

    San Diego, Calif.-based Sharp HealthCare is reorganizing executive leadership for its seven hospitals — a move that is not expected to result in any layoffs or affect front-line workers, The San Diego Union-Tribune reported Oct. 25.
  • Vermont hospital CEO resigns after no-confidence vote

    The CEO of North Country Hospital in Newport, Vt., has resigned after medical staff took a no-confidence vote toward him.
  • California hospitals restructure leadership after summer resignations

    MemorialCare Long Beach (Calif.) Medical Center and MemorialCare Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach are making strategic changes in executive leadership months after CEO John Bishop and former COO Ike Mmeje unexpectedly announced their resignations.
  • 5 hospitals seeking CEOs

    Here are five hospitals that recently posted job listings seeking CEOs.
  • Corner Office: Providing hope is a leader's job, Corewell Health CEO says

    Tina Freese Decker serves as president and CEO of Corewell Health, the new name for the 22-hospital organization formed by the February merger of Grand Rapids, Mich.-based Spectrum Health with Southfield, Mich.-based Beaumont Health.
  • Clinical denials: understanding current trends and strategies for reducing denials

    Clinical denials are undermining providers' ability to get paid in full for the services they deliver. Trends around this phenomenon are worsening. 
  • CDC director tests positive for COVID-19

    CDC Director Rochelle Walensky, MD, tested positive for COVID-19 on Oct. 21. The agency said she is experiencing mild symptoms. 
  • Public indicates loss of confidence in HCA-acquired North Carolina hospital; staff feedback sought

    Brevard, N.C.-based Transylvania Regional Hospital is asking staff to share their experiences after the hospital was acquired by Nashville, Tenn.-based HCA Healthcare and feedback from the community revealed a loss of confidence, The Transylvania Times reported Oct. 23. 
  • Vermont hospital medical staff vote no confidence in CEO

    Medical staff at North Country Hospital in Newport, Vt., have voted no confidence in CEO Brian Nall, news station WCAX reported Oct. 21.
  • 5 steps to becoming a 'thought leader'

    "Thought leaders" —  experts who share their point of view with audiences beyond their own teams — can gain visibility for their organizations and themselves by putting their perspectives to paper. However, with so many outlets through which to share knowledge and so much material to curate, it can be difficult to get started, according to an Oct. 20 article in Smartbrief. 

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