You are in the business of healthcare. But the changing times in which we live, including the new landscape of reform, are bringing about fundamental changes in how we do business.
Healthcare? Yes. But what business are you really in?
A lot of the dialogue about healthcare reform is focused on cost, but Sally Jeffcoat, president and CEO of Saint Alphonsus Health System in Boise, Idaho, says she thinks there’s an equally important element that is being overshadowed.
Profiles in Leadership: Jeffcoat at ease under reform’s pressures
As the daughter of a surgeon and an operating room nurse and now as one of the leading healthcare executives in the nation, Gail Donovan has been around hospitals all her life. So when she says she’s a bit worried about healthcare reform, one tends to listen more intently.
Profiles in Leadership: For Gail Donovan, the details matter