Partner Up to Externally Rightsize Your Health Care Organization

Dennis Knox

“As the Affordable Care Act continues to alter the profile of health care in America, hospitals are challenged to meet the objectives of the Triple Aim and offer access, quality, and affordability in their care delivery even while reimbursement continues to be ratcheted back,” says Dennis Knox, Chief Executive Officer of Aethena Healthcare Holding Company. Read More

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Growing Health Care System Solves a Branding Challenge By Keeping It Local

Daniel P. Stevens

“Health care is changing—and so are health care brand campaigns,” says Daniel P. Stevens. “Building a strong health care brand in an environment that is undergoing drastic change is challenging: the switch from fee for service to value-based care; the emergence of accountable care organizations; the consolidation of hospitals—the list goes on. Sure, these shifts Read More

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Embracing Collective Differences to Build One Cohesive Health Care Brand

Daniel P. Stevens

// By Daniel P. Stevens, DMD, PhD, MBA // Health care is changing—and so are health care brand campaigns. Building a strong health care brand in an environment that is undergoing drastic change is challenging: the switch from fee for service to value-based care; the emergence of accountable care organizations; the consolidation of hospitals—the list Read More

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Par for the Course: Why Rightsizing Your Operations to Fit the Level of Reimbursement Can Help You Earn The Best Score

Dennis Knox

// By Dennis Knox // As any golfer knows, even the most powerful swing won’t get your ball where it needs to go if you don’t follow through on the backswing. This premise also holds true off the golf course. In fact, health care organizations today need to keep the idea of follow-through in mind Read More

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How One Health Care Provider Goes the Extra Mile to Reduce Its Environmental Footprint—and What You Can Learn From These Efforts

By Lisa D. Ellis The leadership at Kaiser Permanente recognizes the importance of not only caring for the people their health care system serves, but also of protecting the health of the communities where its members live, work, and play. That’s why, in addition to providing health and wellness services for its members, Kaiser Permanente Read More

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