Episodes

Providence St. Joseph Health Chief Executive Erik Wexler (SoCal)

After initially joining the show in 2017 as "the new guy" to Southern California, Erik has helped Providence St. Joseph Health transform into arguably the largest provider of health services in Southern California.  Erik touches on some of the key initiatives over the years, including the current partnership with Cedars Sinai, as well as how PSJH is positioned to serve during the pandemic. Check out this episode!
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ONEgeneration Leaders Eva Goetz and Jenna Hauss

Eva and Jenna join the show to discuss how community based organizations like ONEgeneration, serving the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles, are needed more than ever in serving our seniors and those in need through services like meal delivery, care management, and much more. Check out this episode!
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Former Blue Shield Leader and Votive Health Founder, Torrie Fields

Hear the inspiring story of how Torrie, who dealt with personal illness at a young age, knew of her caalling early and has helped build out  chronic illness programs for groups like Blue Shield and is now positioned to help our healthcare system nationally through Votive Health. Check out this episode!
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Oscar Health Associate Director, Population Health-Madeline Hirsch

Maddie, who unlike most Southern Californians actually walks to work, welcomed me to Oscar's offices and shared about one of the nation's newest health plans, including d her team's efforts in managing its members' health and Oscar's efforts expanding into Medicare Advantage. Check out this episode!
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America’s Physician Groups President & CEO Don Crane

Don returns to the show to give the latest of APG's efforts with the 195,000+ physicians it supports through advocacy, education, and efforts towards taking responsibility for America's health. Check out this episode!
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City of Hope’s Chief Medical Officer Vijay Trisal, MD

Dr. Vijay Trisal joins the show to discuss City of Hope's historic work over the years, starting with TB treatments, to the creation of man-made insulin and other drugs that have saved millions of lives. Check out this episode!
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Care at Home During COVID-19 Crisis- Leaders from Alignment Healthcare, Oasis In-Home Care, and San Diego Home Caregivers

In our special COVID-19 episode, leaders from one of the nation's fastest growing Medicare Advantage focused health plans join homecare industry experts to share why home is now, more than ever, the best place to prevent illness and receive care.   Our guests are: Alignment Healthcare's President, Consumer and Markets, Dawn Maroney and her colleague Dr. Arta Bakshandeh, Chief Medical Information Officer Cameron Akrami, VP of Oasis In-Home Care and…
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DaVita Group Vice President, Martha Wofford

The team at DaVita in Denver welcomed me warmly as I sat down with DaVita's Group Vice President, Martha Wofford.  Martha shares how DaVita is focusing significant efforts on preventing end-stage kidney disease and how dialysis in the home is becoming more common Check out this episode!
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Geriatric Care Manager and Founder of Grace Care Management, Cindy Hasz

Cindy joined us in our Carlsbad studio to share her journey of going from nurse to geriatric care manager, and how she has become a pillar in the San Diego Community in both geriatric care management as well as in-home care for nearly 30 years. Check out this episode!
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California’s Leaders in Aging, Including The Director of the CA Dept of Aging, Join the Show While Attending The California Association of Area Agencies on Aging Annual Conference

PopHealth Podcast was onsite during the multi-day conference that brings together AAA leaders from throughout the state, and we heard from a variety of leaders, including Kim McCoy Wade from the CA Dept of Aging as she discussed California's Master Plan For Aging. Check out this episode!
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