As board member responsibilities continue to evolve, health systems need effective strategies to keep board members fully apprised and engaged with leadership teams throughout the duration of an issue or transaction. Communications and marketing leaders can play an important role in educating board members and keeping them apprised of emerging issues and trends. Read more.
Reporters are busy. Many receive hundreds of pitches a week, and data helps your pitch stand out among the many squishy pitches reporters reject on sight. Hard numbers that show how your organization performed against a national standard, or research in your field that dovetails with a company initiative, is a natural way to start a conversation with a reporter. And because data provides hard facts based on research or performance, it’s often easier to move from a conversation to a pitch. Read more.
Activate Healthcare physician Dr. Mary Jean Vorwald was featured in a Huffington Post article offering tips on how to discuss family health history with loved ones. The company was also highlighted in a Modern Healthcare article about how small businesses are utilizing workplace clinics.
Gillian Hooker, vice president of clinical development for Concert Genetics, recently participated in a panel discussion organized by the Nashville Post about the health care sector's growing use of data.
Hospital Peer Review featured Maxim Healthcare Services in an article about how some states are providing funding to address social determinants of health.
Studer Group ED Physician Coach Dr. Sachin Shah and Emergency Service Line Coach Leader Angie Esbenshade authored an article for Emergency Physicians Monthly about ways to solve the emergency department boarding challenge.
Congratulations to client Oceans Healthcare on its expansion efforts. The behavioral health provider will soon add Biloxi, Mississippi, to the list of communities it serves across the southeast.