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  • Accountability for Quality, Cost & Equity Outcomes
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WEBINAR / FIRESIDE CHAT | Game Change – Fireside Chat on Inclusive Sponsorship as the Key to Advance Diversity in Healthcare Senior Leadership

Chuck Appleby, Editor in Chief, Scottsdale Institute, and Jhaymee Tynan, FACHE, Principal Healthcare Services, Korn Ferry and Author of Inclusive Sponsorship: A Bold Vision to Advance Women of Color in the […]

WEBINAR / FIRESIDE CHAT | The Moxi Project at ChristianaCare: Robotic Assistant Frees Up Nurses’ Time

Fireside Chat with Katherine A. Collard, MS, RN-BC, NP, Chief Nursing Information Officer, IT, and Jim McAdams, MBA, PMP, Director of Digital Acceleration, ChristianaCare, moderated by Ken Perez, Vice President, […]

WEBINAR / FIRESIDE CHAT | ChatGPT: A Digital Breakthrough in Healthcare?

Peter Szolovits, PhD, Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, MIT Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Associate Faculty Member, MIT Institute of Medical Engineering and Science and its Harvard/MIT […]

WEBINAR / FIRESIDE CHAT | Addressing the Healthcare Talent Emergency

Olesea Azevedo, Chief People Officer, AdventHealth; Ken Abrams, MD, MBA, Chief Medical Officer & Managing Director; Eileen Radis, MBA, Principal; Natasha Elsner, Research Manager, Deloitte.  It’s not secret, the worsening […]

WEBINAR / FIRESIDE CHAT | What to Expect from the Inflation Reduction Act

Fireside Chat with Joseph J. Fifer, FHFMA, CPA, President & CEO, Healthcare Financial Management Association, and Paul H. Keckley, PhD, Managing Editor, The Keckley Report, moderated by Ken Perez, Vice President, Healthcare […]

WEBINAR | State of the Healthcare Workforce: Top 5 Key Drivers of Retention

Jessica Dudley, MD, Chief Clinical Officer, Press Ganey. Top-tier healthcare organizations strive to continually improve their employees’ experience. But the global pandemic has left caregivers burned out and hospitals short […]

WEBINAR / FIRESIDE CHAT | A Case for Digital Engagement: Trends and Challenges in Telehealth

Heidi West, Head of Healthcare, Zoom; and Bill Shickolovich, Senior Vice President, Optum.  Every healthcare organization learned something from the pandemic. Many learned how they would respond to crisis. Several […]

WEBINAR / FIRESIDE CHAT | The Nursing Labor Shortage: A Next-Gen Perspective

Catherine L. Gilliss, PhD, RN, FAAN, Dean and Styles Professor of Nursing, UCSF School of Nursing, Associate Vice-Chancellor for Nursing Affairs, University of California San Francisco, and Ken Perez, Vice […]

WEBINAR / FIRESIDE CHAT | Cleveland Clinic’s Strategy for Physician Retention

Andrea L. Sikon, MD, FACP, PCC, BCC, Co-Founder and Executive Director, Cleveland Clinic’s CECM & Interim Associate Chief of Clinical Operations, Cleveland Clinic Community Care; Elaine E. Schulte, MD, MPH, […]

WEBINAR / FIRESIDE CHAT | The Healthcare Workforce Crisis: Strategies from the Top

Nancy Howell Agee, President & CEO, Carilion Clinic, Todd LaPorte, MBA, CEO, HonorHealth and Karen Grimley, PhD, MBA, RN, FACHE, NEA-BC, CNO, UCLA Health. Fireside Chat Moderated by Eileen Radis, MBA, Partner, Deloitte.

WEBINAR / FIRESIDE CHAT | The Battle for Attention: Scenarios-Based Approach to Winning the War for Talent

Flo Falayi, PhD, Client Partner – Advisory, and Shajmil Smith, ACC, Principal Healthcare Advisory, Korn Ferry.  To win the talent war, organizations must pay attention to the myriad of battles that […]

WEBINAR / FIRESIDE CHAT | Telehealth – Past, Present and Future

Lee Schwamm, MD, Vice President of Virtual Care, Mass General Brigham Digital Health, and John Glaser, PhD, Executive in Residence, Harvard Medical School. Virtual care has quickly evolved from being […]

WEBINAR / FIRESIDE CHAT | Heal the Healers: Self-Care and Building Resilience

Harpreet Gujral, DNP, Kaplan Center for Integrative Medicine, discusses differentiating good stress from distress, and understanding how stress can lead to chronic illness.  Dr. Gujral also dives into various evidence-based […]

WEBINAR | Achieving Zero Harm: Driving a Culture of Safety

Genemarie McGee, MS, BSN, RN, NEA-BC, Corporate VP & CNO, Sentara Healthcare; Tejal Gandhi, MD, MPH, Chief Safety and Transformation Officer; and Carole Stockmeier, MHA, SVP, Safety & Reliability Solutions, […]

WEBINAR | Fireside Chat – Transforming the Healthcare Workforce

Geoffrey M. Roche, MPA, Senior Vice President, Business & Workforce Development, Dignity Health Global Education. In this Fireside Chat, Geoffrey sits down for a conversation on transforming the healthcare workforce […]

WEBINAR | Winning the War for Talent in Healthcare

John Mackey, Client Partner, and Flo Falayi, PhD, Client Partner, Korn Ferry.  The ongoing and evolving presence of COVID has intensified the talent crisis in today’s healthcare workforce.  This challenge has […]

WEBINAR | Practical Considerations for AI in an Increasingly Regulated World

Emily Webber, MD, FAAP, FAMIA, CMIO, IU Health and Riley Children’s Health; Matthew Hoffman, MD, MPH, Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Christiana Care Health System; Rebecca Winokur, MD, MPH, Physician Executive and Health Equity Service Line Leader; and Dick Flanigan, SVP, Cerner. 

WEBINAR | Advancing Care Delivery Innovation with Cedars-Sinai, Houston Methodist & Spectrum

Tom Priselac, President & CEO, Cedars-Sinai; Marc Boom, MD, President & CEO, Houston Methodist and Tina Freese Decker, President & CEO, Spectrum Health join John Simon, SVP, Optum Insight to share their views on how the pandemic has shaped the way care will be delivered, managed and paid for moving forward. Following upon the recent SI/Optum […]

WEBINAR | Women Healthcare CEOs: Making it to the Top

Jane Edison Stevenson, Vice Chair, Board & CEO Services, and Katie Bell, Senior Client Partner and Global Account Leader, Korn Ferry, with Marna P. Borgstrom, CEO, Yale New Haven Health. How can more women make it to the top […]

WEBINAR | SI Digital Transformation Survey Results

Omer Awan, Chief Data and Digital Officer, Atrium Health; Chero Goswami, SVP & CIO, UW Health; and Craig Richardville, SVP & Chief Information and Digital Officer, SCL Health with Chuck Appleby, Editor-in-Chief, Scottsdale Institute. Adoption of digital technologies continues to accelerate as health systems continue to improve processes and address business […]

WEBINAR | Who’s Leading America’s Healthcare Recovery Plan?

Joseph J. Fifer, FHFMA, CPA, President & CEO, Healthcare Financial Management Association, and Paul Keckley, PhD, Managing Editor, The Keckley Report. Join Paul Keckley and Joe Fifer as they debate what’s in store for health systems in the years ahead, including their continued public health role, payer/provider incentives to improve health, consumer […]

WEBINAR | Role of Innovation and Technology in Dealing with the “New Normal” of Healthcare

Roberta Schwartz, PhD, EVP & Chief Innovation Officer; Ken Letkeman, SVP & CIO; Tesha Montgomery, RN, MHA, FACHE, VP, Operations for Physician Organization; Thomas Vernon, VP of Talent & Experience; Murat Uralkan, Director of Innovation, Houston Methodist.  COVID-19 has significantly changed the healthcare industry — the way that we deliver care […]

WEBINAR | Can “Not for Profit” Health Systems Create Successful Digital Health Start-Ups?

Scott Weingarten, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Health System, and Amy Compton-Phillips, MD, EVP & Chief Clinical Officer, Providence.  Health systems are looking to diversify revenue sources as wages rise faster than patient care reimbursement.  In response, many health systems launched or contributed to venture funds, which flooded the digital […]

WEBINAR | Inclusion: Making it Real – Get it to Stick

Audra Bohannon, Senior Client Partner and Flo Falayi, PhD, Associate Client Partner, KornFerry. This session focuses on accountability and sustainability. How do you hold the individual and organization accountable to create sustainable change? What are consistent actions that demonstrate that inclusion is a strategic driver of the organization? The ability to […]

WEBINAR | Inclusion: Making it Real – Deliver on It

Audra Bohannon, Senior Client Partner and Norm Miles, Senior Principal at Korn Ferry. What is required of the individual, management and leadership to create cultures of inclusion?  What does it mean to share responsibility to address the ills of exclusion and embrace conscious inclusion?  Recognize how unconscious bias shows up and equip participants with […]

WEBINAR | Inclusion: Making it Real – Are you Ready?

Audra Bohannon, Senior Client Partner and Norm Miles, Senior Principal at Korn Ferry.  You know you need to do something. Not sure what to do. What are the critical requirements one must embrace if they are serious and ready to create a culture of inclusion? This webinar addresses the most significant diversity-related challenges research has identified that […]

WEBINAR | Inclusion: Making it Real – Why is it Vital?  The Immediacy of Now

Audra Bohannon, Senior Client Partner and Norm Miles, Senior Principal at Korn Ferry. Given the challenges in healthcare, change is paramount.  We live in a complex and diverse world that requires recognition of the power of inclusion as a key business driver to address the current state.  Diversity won’t make a difference without equity.  Understand how diversity, equity and inclusion maximizes […]

WEBINAR | Digital Transformation: Lessons Learned from FinTech

For over five years, the financial services industry has been engaged in digital transformation; physical banks and paper systems are being replaced by networked digital ecosystems during this “open banking” era of FinTech platforms, solutions and applications. COVID-19 accelerated healthcare’s digital transformation for similar reasons: to reset customer expectations, […]

WEBINAR | Bellwether Market Phoenix: Working Smarter – Redefining Payment Platforms & Partnerships

Consolidating the Phoenix healthcare market has engendered creative solutions around simplified patient payment options and price transparency – and the partnership between Blue Cross of Arizona, the Dignity Health Arizona division of CommonSpirit, HonorHealth and OODA Health has uniquely changed the paradigm between payers, patients and providers […]

WEBINAR | Provider-Owned Health Plans: Moving Forward with Wisdom

Today’s sponsored health plan offerings have dwindled to major, long-time providers who have achieved critical mass… but their journey has entailed navigating changing regulatory environments, experiencing competition from industry consolidation and negotiating with inside and outside providers across the markets they serve. Yet in an environment that […]

WEBINAR | Bellwether Market Minneapolis: Sparking Change – A Mutually Beneficial “Virtual P&L” Model

Minneapolis has long been a “bellwether market” when it comes to managed care, and the creative partnership between Blue Cross MN and North Memorial Health CEOs is no exception. Most recently, they’ve collaborated to align incentives and shared governance to keep patients healthy, provide more home-based services and reduce overall healthcare […]