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Though interim healthcare executives and clinical directors are often brought in when vacancies arise, many hospitals also choose to use these experienced leaders to drive change initiatives and foster sustainable departmental improvements. Our white paper, “Successful Departmental Transformation through Interim Leadership,” describes how interim leadership can help your hospital achieve its performance goals, whether in…(Read More)

In our educational series Profiles in Healthcare Leadership, we share unique approaches for running successful hospitals. This Profile features R. Edward Howell, CEO of University of Virginia Medical Center (UVA). In 2002, R. Edward Howell became the Chief Executive Officer of UVA, taking the reins of an institution founded by Thomas Jefferson and whose presence…(Read More)

In our educational series called Profiles in Healthcare Leadership, we share some unique approaches for running successful hospitals. The successes of our first Profile feature—Jim Anderson, retired CEO of Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center—have truly been remarkable. Spending 20 minutes reading about how he improved the quality  of care and increased revenue…(Read More)

In our educational series Profiles in Healthcare Leadership, we share unique approaches for running successful hospitals. This Profile features Peter S. Fine, FACHE, Chief Executive Officer of Banner Health. When Mr. Fine was hired to lead Banner Health in 2000, the newly-merged system was struggling with the chaos of clashing cultures and the complexities…(Read More)

In our educational series Profiles in Healthcare Leadership, we share unique approaches for running successful hospitals. This Profile features Dennis Vonderfecht, President and CEO of Mountain States Health Alliance (MSHA), the largest healthcare system serving Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia, Southeast Kentucky and Northwest North Carolina. Mr. Vonderfecht’s leadership was instrumental in developing the mission…(Read More)