This week's issue of Modern Healthcare has all the details on this year's honorees.
The results are in: These are the Top 25 Women in Healthcare for 2013
In her travels around the world as the president and CEO of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, Maureen Bisognano has discovered something: healthcare reform isn’t an exclusively American issue.
Profiles in Leadership: Healthcare reform a worldwide need, Bisognano says
Deborah Proctor, president and CEO of St. Joseph Health System in Orange, Calif., makes it clear where she stands on that age-old business dilemma.
Profiles in Leadership: Proctor puts priority on outcomes
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
Linda Leckman was in her car – again – driving up to Ogden, Utah, from Salt Lake City, to meet with a group of thoracic surgeons.
Profiles in Leadership: Intermountain’s Linda Leckman aims for consistency, transparency
If healthcare has anything like the Good Housekeeping seal of approval, it is probably accreditation by the National Committee for Quality Assurance, the organization that Margaret “Peggy” O’Kane founded in 1990.
Profiles in Leadership: Peggy O’Kane’s passion for superior care keeps industry on its toes
Computerworld Magazine covers its industry to a T – make that IT. But amid major stories on automakers (“How IT is fueling Ford’s turnaround”) and competing systems (“Clash of the Clouds”), last Nov. 22’s cover features senior vice president and chief information officer Pamela McNutt of Methodist Health System in Dallas, who weighs in on “Healthcare IT: No Quick Cure.”
Profiles in Leadership: McNutt makes sure IT’s voice is heard in healthcare’s future
If you ask Nancy Schlichting about what sparked the most professional growth in her career as she rose to become chief executive officer of Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, she is quick to point to people other than herself.
Profiles in Leadership: In Detroit, Schlichting’s success story is one to celebrate