Cliff Daniels walks us through the responsibilities of a Chief Strategy Officer at one of the highest rated stand-alone community hospitals in California. Cliff shares about the challenges and strengths of being a stand-alone hospital, Methodist’s involvement in upcoming changes to bundled payment arrangements, and about a brand new, state of the art orthopedic wing[…]
The organization formerly known as CAPG has grown rapidly since we last had CEO Don Crane on the pod. Re-branded as America’s Physician Groups (APG), the organization has expanded their influence nationwide and continued its rapid growth. Ahead of their upcoming national conference in San Diego, Don sits down with the guys to discuss the[…]
DJ Wilson’s experience in government and public policy gave him a unique perspective on how things get done in America and ability to navigate the political environment. Following his time in Washington, he focused those skills on healthcare in America and founded State of Reform to provide consulting services and also put on some of[…]
Charene Platon joins the show to share about the history and growing importance of advanced practice clinicians, such as nurse practitioners and physician’s assistants, in our constantly changing healthcare climate. Check out this episode!
More-and-more these days, it’s getting harder to find people who haven’t taken a trip courtesy of an on-demand rideshare app. But as the once stereotypically “millennial” transportation services continue to grow at a torrid pace, they are beginning to look into other ways their huge cache of drivers and lower costs can transform the way[…]
As our population ages, gerontology is taking a more prominent role in our nation. Leading aging expert and gerontologist Mary Winners discusses the history of gerontology, what it means, and how experts in aging serve as a resource with our aging adults. Check out this episode!
The impact of loneliness and social isolation is an often-forgotten issue, and yet it is one that impacts our society more than most people understand. When you consider that social isolation as you age can negatively impact your physical health in the same way that smoking a pack of cigarettes can, you begin to understand[…]
Arielle Burstein, a Senior Associate at the Milken Institute, is focused on research and action to help study and shape a viable solution for our aging population. The institute, a “nonprofit, nonpartisan think tank determined to increase global prosperity by advancing collaborative solutions that widen access to capital, create jobs and improve health,” heads research[…]
A former nuclear submarine engineer and leader at General Electric (including in a healthcare division, Gray Miller’s own personal experience with his father’s hospitalization was a catalyst to leverage his expertise in processes and data to assemble group of passionate executives who are experts at eliminating unnecessary testing, admissions, and utilization. Gray shares about his[…]
Dr. Adam Solomon reveals the inner workings of how ACOs, IPAs, and how physician practices operate in today’s ever changing healthcare landscape. Learn about his journey from coast to coast, including his time in Maryland as a student to his time as a relatively new physician in Oregon to his current role of chief medical[…]