Children's Health

12 recent hospital CMO, CNO moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/22/2020

… Ala.-based Brookwood Baptist Health selected Robbie Hindman , BSN, RN, as CNO of Brookwood Baptist Medical Center. 7. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 8. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Greg Kiray , MD, senior vice president of population and community health and CMO of system clinical services. 9. Melissa Leamon , BSN, RN, was named CNO …

How the Government Uses Fear to Control | 9/20/2020

… mandates, vaccines, social distancing and lockdowns is not because there’s a willful ignorance of science, but that no real science is being presented; science is actually being withheld and suppressed August 28, 2020, the Children’s Health Defense, led by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., launched a European branch of the organization. In a press conference 1 announcing the new branch, Kennedy discussed how governments are using fear to control and manipulate …

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10 hospitals seeking supply chain talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/18/2020

… senior buyer. Driscoll Children’s Hospital (Corpus Christi, Texas) seeks a supply chain director. Kaiser Permanente (Oakland, Calif.) seeks a supply chain director. Montefiore Medical Center (New York City) seeks a materials distribution manager. Nicklaus Children’s Health System (Miami, Fla.) seeks a supply chain systems analyst. OSF Healthcare System (Peoria, Ill.) seeks a supply chain associate. Providence (Renton, Wash.) seeks a supply chain technician. Trinity Health (Livonia, Mich.) seeks a clinical …

Kids who take steroids at increased risk for diabetes: Know the other side effects of this medication | 9/18/2020

Children who take oral steroids to treat asthma or autoimmune diseases have an increased risk of developing diabetes, high blood pressure, and blood clots, warn researchers. Published: September 18, 2020 2:17 pm Tags: children and medicines Children Health Children’s health Steroids While children receiving high-dose steroids were at substantially higher risk for developing diabetes, high blood pressure or blood clots relative to children not taking these medicines, the absolute …

FDA Approves Study to Investigate the Use of Cell Therapy to Treat COVID-19 Related Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) | PR Newswire | 9/16/2020

… Bank; Co-Director, Stem Cell Transplant Laboratory at Duke University School of Medicine/Duke Health and a leader in transplantation, cell therapy, and regenerative medicine in children. Clinical sites include Duke University ( Durham, NC ), Children’s Health care of Atlanta ( Atlanta, GA ), New York Medical College ( Valhalla, NY ), and others as cases occur. “We hope this is just the beginning of our ability to support the development of cell therapies to treat …

Rise Interactive Wins 8th Award in 2020 for Web Development Services | PR Newswire | 9/15/2020

… agency that understood our organization’s needs and could communicate who we are as a brand to stand out in the pediatric healthcare space,” said Marcia Diaz de Villegas , Marketing and Brand Officer for Nicklaus Children’s Health System. Julia Fitzgerald , Chief Marketing Officer at American Lung Association, shared that the long-awaited brand and web refresh of Lung.org was the culmination of nearly a year-long process. “We have over a …

Building a virtual care program for the pediatric population: 5 strategy insights from Nemours Children’s Health System | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/15/2020

Since launching its telehealth programs in 2015, Nemours Children’s Health System in Melbourne, Fla., has pursued digital health innovations with a clear strategic vision in mind: to make healthcare simpler for its patients and families. With on-demand virtual urgent care and specialty care telehealth programs, Nemours has been growing its digital health initiatives over the past five years through innovations in remote patient monitoring, a new consumer-driven app …

VACCINES: US RFK Jr. & Children’s health lawsuit | 9/15/2020

The Facts: Children’s Health Defense and Robert F. Kennedy Jr. will sue the University of California for mandating the flu shot for all students, faculty and staff. Reflect On: Why are vaccine mandates moving forward when there is adequate evidence showing that they are not a one size fits all product, they cause injury, they’ve never provided herd-immunity and they are not effective all the time against the target …

10 hospitals seeking pharmacy leaders | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/14/2020

… were compiled from job-seeker websites. Hospitals and health systems are in alphabetical order. Antelope Valley Hospital (Lancaster, Calif.) seeks a pharmacy services director. Cape Cod Healthcare (Hyannis, Mass.) seeks a pharmacy manager. Cook Children’s Health Care System (Fort Worth, Texas) seeks a pharmacy manager. Dignity Health (San Francisco) seeks a pharmacy manager. George Washington University Hospital (Washington, D.C.) seeks a pharmacy director. HCA Healthcare (Nashville, Tenn.) seeks a pharmacy …

Does the first hour of continuous electroencephalography predict neonatal seizures? | BMJ | 9/14/2020

1 The Department of Paediatric Neurology , Starship Children’s Health , Newmarket , New Zealand 2 The Department of Neurosciences , Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego , San Diego , California , USA 3 The Department of Neurosciences , University of California San Diego , La Jolla , California , USA 4 The Department of Pediatric Neurology , UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland , Oakland , California , USA 5 The Department of Neurosciences , Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns , San Diego , California …

Five Reasons Why People Like Health Insurance For Children… | Flickr | 9/13/2020

via WordPress insurancelifedream.com/five-reasons-why-people-like-healt… The Children’s Health Insurance Plan (CHIP), which was created by the federal government, was enacted to provide health coverage to millions of Americans under the age of nineteen who have no health insurance from their employer. Children’s eligibility for CHIP depends upon family income. Families who make up to 250 percent of the Federal poverty level or in some cases, 300 …

20 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/11/2020

… 8. Atlantis, Fla.-based JFK Medical Center named spine surgeon Raymond Golish , MD, PhD, as its CMO. 9. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 10. Joey Jacobs stepped down as CEO of Brentwood, Tenn.-based Quorum Health after just two months on the job. 11. Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network named Kelly Kassab COO of its …

IU Health appoints 3 executives | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/10/2020

… IU Health Plans. Greg Kiray, MD, was named senior vice president of population and community health and CMO of system clinical services. Megan Isley, DNP, RN, was named vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. Ms. Motter previously served as CEO of Monument Health, a health insurer based in Grand Junction, Colo. She has also held three executive and director positions at DaVita in Denver, and spent …

Xtelligent Healthcare Media Launches Healthcare Virtual Summit Series | PR Newswire | 9/10/2020

… Virtual Summit - September 14-18, 2020 Understand the key areas healthcare professionals must address to succeed in the current and post-COVID world with insights from Thomas Jefferson University , Jackson Hospital, Sentara Healthcare, Texas Tech , Children’s Health System of Dallas , Northwell Health, and more. HealthITSecurity Virtual Summit - October 5-6, 2020 Featuring keynote Gary Gooden , Chief Information Security Officer of Seattle Children’s Hospital , this event focuses on strategies and technologies healthcare organizations …

Aflac Commemorates its 25-Year Commitment to Helping Families Facing Childhood Cancer During National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month | PR Newswire | 9/4/2020

… winning My Special Aflac Duck ® program and has been conducting a yearlong social media campaign to honor 25 individuals treated throughout the 25-year history of the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children’s Health care of Atlanta . Continue Reading My Special Aflac Duck, a robotic duck designed by Sproutel, impacts children facing cancer by providing comfort and joy through interactive technology and medical play. To date, Aflac has delivered …

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles launches 26-hospital pediatric digital innovation accelerator | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/4/2020

… adult healthcare, and predictive analytics to identify potentially harmful clinical outcomes in pediatric patients. Recognizing a lack of innovation programs in pediatric healthcare, CHLA united the 26 hospitals, which include AdventHealth for Children, Nemours Children’s Health System and Seattle Children’s, to kick start widespread collaboration, KidsX program director Omkar Kulkarni, chief innovation officer at CHLA, told Becker’s Hospital Review . “Pediatric hospitals by nature aren’t massive places, and so we felt …

Press in His Pocket: Bill Gates Buys Media to Control the Messaging | 9/4/2020

Read more on this subject: Social Engineering News Story Source: Childrens Health Defense – RFK Jr. Editorial by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., Board Chair, Children’s Health Defense A Columbia Journalism Review expose reveals that, to control global journalism, Bill Gates has steered over $250 million to the BBC, NPR, NBC, Al Jazeera, ProPublica, National Journal, The Guardian, the New York Times, Univision, Medium, the Financial Times, The Atlantic, the Texas Tribune …

14 women making moves in healthcare leadership | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/4/2020

… Center in Aurora, Ill., named Abby Hornbogen , RN, as its CNO and vice president of patient care. 13. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 14. Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network named Kelly Kassab COO of its Canonsburg and Jefferson hospitals. 15. Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network named Margaret Larkins-Pettigrew , MD, MEd, as its first chief …

Clinicians warn of Benadryl overdoses linked to viral TikTok challenge | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/3/2020

… Benadryl to get high or hallucinate. In late August, a 15-year-old Oklahoma girl reportedly died of a Benadryl overdose after attempting the challenge, according to Oklahoma City’s local station KFOR-TV. Cook Children’s Health Care System in Fort Worth, Texas, also sounded the alarm about the “Benadryl challenge” after treating three teenagers who overdosed on the over-the-counter allergy medication in May. “What struck me was that …

Wyoming Medical Center CEO to retire amid Banner Health transition | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/3/2020

… center spokesperson Mandy Cepeda confirmed to the Star-Tribune Sept. 2. Ms. Chulick has helmed Wyoming Medical Center since July 2017. Before that, she was president of CHST Ventures, a division of Dallas-based Children’s Health System of Texas. Ms. Chulick will retire as Wyoming Medical Center joins Banner Health, which owns 28 hospitals in six states and has more than 50,000 employees. Banner Health inked a deal worth more …

Strictly Legal: Facebook sued for fact-checking posts | MSN | 9/2/2020

… little shaky, too. The act essentially prohibits one competitor from disseminating false advertising about another competitor. So, that points to two problems. First, the Facebook posts aren’t advertising. Second, Facebook isn’t a competitor of Children’s Health Defense. The complaint tries to avoid this issue by casting Facebook as a mouthpiece of its advertisers, such that its fact-checks are designed to discredit a dissenting voice and, thus, boost the prospects …

Theodore Laetsch Joins Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia to Launch Very Rare Malignant Tumors Program | PR Newswire | 9/1/2020

… Southwestern and Children’s Medical Center in Dallas , where he was promoted to an associate professor of pediatric hematology-oncology and directed the Experimental Therapeutics Program in the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Children’s Health . As a national leader in pediatric cancer therapeutics, treatment and research, Dr. Laetsch sits on multiple national committees related to these disciplines. In 2018, he played a key role in the development and FDA …

BNY Mellon Wealth Management names Jennifer Barnaby as Senior Client Strategist in Atlanta, GA | PR Newswire | 8/31/2020

… FINRA Series 7 and 66 license holder, and is in the process of completing the CFP® Certification Education Program through the University of Georgia . In her community, Jennifer serves as a legacy advisor for Children’s Health care of Atlanta , and a board member and co-chair of member programs for the Garden Hills Garden Club. ABOUT BNY MELLON WEALTH MANAGEMENT For more than two centuries, BNY Mellon Wealth Management has provided …

7 recent hospital CMO, CNO moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/31/2020

… Falls, S.D.-based Sanford Health. He has served as a family practice physician, CMO of Sioux Valley Clinic, president of Sanford Clinic and president of Sanford World Clinic. 2. UT Southwestern Medical Center and Children’s Health in Dallas named Dai Chung , MD, as CMO of their joint pediatric enterprise. 3. Morgantown-based West Virginia University Health System tapped Michael Edmond , MD, as CMO. 4. Saint Alphonsus Medical Center in Ontario …

Bobby Kennedy Jr. speaks in Germany in massive international event dedicated to protecting children from dangerous vaccines | 8/30/2020

… Attorney General and the nephew of the US President who famously said, “I am a Berliner.” Bobby was in Berlin today to join forces with citizens around the globe who are concerned about our children’s health as a result of damaging vaccines. The group Children’s Health Defense got together in Berlin with the younger Kennedy in an effort to bring attention to corrupt individuals and institutions in the globalmedical community …

Population Health

FDA Approves Study to Investigate the Use of Cell Therapy to Treat COVID-19 Related Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) | PR Newswire | 9/16/2020

… Health and a leader in transplantation, cell therapy, and regenerative medicine in children. Clinical sites include Duke University ( Durham, NC ), Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta ( Atlanta, GA ), New York Medical College ( Valhalla, NY ), and others as … clinical research, rapidly translating breakthrough discoveries to patient care and population health, providing a unique educational experience to future clinical and scientific leaders, improving the health of populations, and actively seeking policy and intervention-based …

American Academy of Pediatrics

FDA Approves Study to Investigate the Use of Cell Therapy to Treat COVID-19 Related Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) | PR Newswire | 9/16/2020

… As the school year is underway more children are being diagnosed with the SARS-CoV-2 virus. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), the cumulative number of coronavirus cases diagnosed in children has … medicine in children. Clinical sites include Duke University ( Durham, NC ), Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta ( Atlanta, GA ), New York Medical College ( Valhalla, NY ), and others as cases occur. “We hope this is just the beginning of …

COVID-19

FDA Approves Study to Investigate the Use of Cell Therapy to Treat COVID-19 Related Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) | PR Newswire | 9/16/2020

… Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta ( Atlanta, GA ), New York Medical College ( Valhalla, NY ), and others as cases occur. “We hope this is just the beginning of our ability to support the development of cell therapies to treat COVID-19 Related Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children,” said Dr. Robin Smith, president of the Cura Foundation. “As students across the country return to in-class instruction, it is more important now than ever …

Health Research

FDA Approves Study to Investigate the Use of Cell Therapy to Treat COVID-19 Related Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) | PR Newswire | 9/16/2020

… Health and a leader in transplantation, cell therapy, and regenerative medicine in children. Clinical sites include Duke University ( Durham, NC ), Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta ( Atlanta, GA ), New York Medical College ( Valhalla, NY ), and others as … Diagnostic Clinic ( Duke physicians practice), and incorporates the health and health research programs within the Duke Global Health Institute as well as those in schools and centers across Duke University , including the Duke-Robert J …

Food and Drug Administration

FDA Approves Study to Investigate the Use of Cell Therapy to Treat COVID-19 Related Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) | PR Newswire | 9/16/2020

… this life-threatening syndrome. The hCT-MSCs are manufactured in the Robertson GMP Cell Manufacturing Laboratory at Duke . The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the Investigational New Drug (IND) Application, and Dr. Kurtzberg … medicine in children. Clinical sites include Duke University ( Durham, NC ), Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta ( Atlanta, GA ), New York Medical College ( Valhalla, NY ), and others as cases occur. “We hope this is just the beginning of …

Regenerative Medicine

FDA Approves Study to Investigate the Use of Cell Therapy to Treat COVID-19 Related Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) | PR Newswire | 9/16/2020

regenerative medicine in children. Clinical sites include Duke University ( Durham, NC ), Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta ( Atlanta, GA ), New York Medical College ( Valhalla, NY ), and others as cases occur. “We hope this is just the beginning of our ability to support the development of cell therapies to treat COVID-19 Related Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children,” said Dr. Robin Smith, president of the Cura Foundation. “As students across the country return …

Digital Health

Building a virtual care program for the pediatric population: 5 strategy insights from Nemours Children’s Health System | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/15/2020

Since launching its telehealth programs in 2015, Nemours Children’s Health System in Melbourne, Fla., has pursued digital health innovations with a clear strategic vision in mind: to make healthcare simpler for its patients and families. With on-demand virtual urgent care and specialty care telehealth programs, Nemours has been growing its digital health initiatives over the past five years through innovations in remote patient monitoring, a new consumer-driven app …

Telehealth

Building a virtual care program for the pediatric population: 5 strategy insights from Nemours Children’s Health System | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/15/2020

Since launching its telehealth programs in 2015, Nemours Children’s Health System in Melbourne, Fla., has pursued digital health innovations with a clear strategic vision in mind: to make healthcare simpler for its patients and families. With on-demand virtual urgent care and specialty care telehealth programs, Nemours has been growing its digital health initiatives over the past five years through innovations in remote patient monitoring, a new consumer-driven app …

Community Health

20 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/11/2020

Community Health Systems by the end of the year. 8. Atlantis, Fla.-based JFK Medical Center named spine surgeon Raymond Golish , MD, PhD, as its CMO. 9. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 10. Joey Jacobs stepped down as CEO of Brentwood, Tenn.-based Quorum Health after just two months on the job. 11. Pittsburgh-based …

Patient Safety

Clinicians warn of Benadryl overdoses linked to viral TikTok challenge | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/3/2020

… girl reportedly died of a Benadryl overdose after attempting the challenge, according to Oklahoma City’s local station KFOR-TV. Cook Children’s Health Care System in Fort Worth, Texas, also sounded the alarm about the “Benadryl … other dangerous side effects, Ms. Jewison said. More articles on patient safety & outcomes …

Oncology

Theodore Laetsch Joins Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia to Launch Very Rare Malignant Tumors Program | PR Newswire | 9/1/2020

PHILADELPHIA Pediatric hematologist-oncologist Theodore Laetsch has joined the Division of Oncology at Children ‘ s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), where he will launch a cutting-edge Very Rare Malignant Tumors Program that will seek to … Program in the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Children’s Health. As a national leader in pediatric cancer therapeutics, treatment and research, Dr. Laetsch sits on multiple national committees related to these disciplines. In …

Ohio State University

10 hospitals seeking supply chain talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/28/2020

Children’s Health System (Coral Terrace, Fla.) seeks a supply chain purchasing coordinator. OSF Healthcare System (Peoria, Ill.) seeks a supply chain distribution associate. Premier Health (Dayton, Ohio) seeks a logistic supply specialist. Providence Health & Services (Renton, Wash.) seeks a supply chain technician. The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (Columbus) seeks a senior supply chain coordinator. More articles on supply chain …

CDC

Facebook sued over fact-check messages on anti-vaccination posts | ZDNet | 8/19/2020

… Top 6 cheap home security devices in 2020 (CNET) What are IT pros concerned about in the new normal? (TechRepublic) Children’s Health Defense (CHD), led by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., filed the lawsuit on Monday … with links to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO) pages. Facebook, CEO Mark Zuckerberg, and three fact-checking companies hired by the firm to perform checks on hot …

Medicare

HHS extends phase two deadline for Provider Relief Fund distributions | Healthcare Finance | 8/3/2020

… Services is extending the second phase application deadline to Friday, August 28, for general distribution to Medicaid, Medicaid managed care, Children’s Health Insurance Program and dental providers. This is the second time HHS has extended … products and solutions. Get Started The extension also applies to Medicare providers who missed out on applying during the first phase of Medicare general distribution. These providers can start applying for up to 2% of …

Medicaid

HHS extends phase two deadline for Provider Relief Fund distributions | Healthcare Finance | 8/3/2020

The department will distribute $15 billion from the CARES Act Provider Relief Fund to providers that didn’t receive funding in the first round. Mallory Hackett , Associate Editor The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is extending the second phase application deadline to Friday, August 28, for general distribution to Medicaid, Medicaid managed care, Children’s Health Insurance Program and dental providers. This is the second time HHS has extended the …

Clinical Care

Amwell Honors Telehealth Innovation and Clinical Care Excellence with Annual Client Award Program | PR Newswire | 7/13/2020

… demonstrating strong clinical outcomes Cleveland Clinic M Health Fairview Indiana University Health Engagement Excellence: For demonstrating strong consumer engagement that impacts health outcomes Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Gundersen Health System Nemours Children’s Health System Verizon Leadership Alignment: For leadership in engaging the entire organization in a powerful vision Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Children’s Health in Dallas Penn State Health Community Innovation and Activation: For delivering meaningful …

Drexel University

Tower Health, Drexel University name new CEO for Philadelphia hospital | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/8/2020

Tower Health, Drexel University name new CEO for Philadelphia hospital Kelly Gooch - Print Email Donald Mueller has been tapped as CEO of Philadelphia-based St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, a partnership between West Reading, Pa … Erlanger Health System, Mr. Mueller held multiple leadership roles at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta-Emory University, including executive director of the Marcus Autism Center. Mr. Mueller is the first permanent CEO named for St. Christopher’s …

Pediatric Care

Tower Health and Drexel University Announce New Chief Executive Officer for St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children | PR Newswire | 7/7/2020

… Leapfrog Top Children’s Hospital status. Prior to Erlanger, Mr. Mueller served in multiple roles on the executive leadership team for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta – Emory University for 15 years, overseeing care for more than half … more than 220 pediatric experts on staff, combining top-notch pediatric care with a wide array of pediatric specialties including Cardiology, Ear, Nose and Throat, Gastroenterology, Oncology, and Orthopedics. It houses one of only three …

Clinical Data

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford Named as a Top 10 Children’s Hospital in the Nation by ‘U.S. News & World Report’ | PR Newswire | 6/16/2020

… Children’s Hospitals survey “The Honor Roll distinction is a direct result of the enduring pursuit of excellence and commitment to children’s health by our health care workers, staff, and providers, who make this level of … U.S. News & World Report Best Children’s Hospitals rankings rely on clinical data and on an annual survey of pediatric specialists. The rankings methodology factors in patient outcomes, such as mortality and infection rates, as well …

Medicare Advantage

MedPAC urges MA, ACO tweaks to speed up value-based payment reform | Healthcare Dive | 6/16/2020

MedPAC urges MA, ACO tweaks to speed up value-based payment reform McKnight share Dive Brief: Medicare Advantage and accountable care organizations could be vehicles for much needed value-based payment reform in Medicare, but … In its separate June report to Congress, the Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program Payment and Access Commission suggests lawmakers create a special enrollment period for people dually eligible for Medicaid and Medicare and allocate …

ACO

MedPAC urges MA, ACO tweaks to speed up value-based payment reform | Healthcare Dive | 6/16/2020

MedPAC urges MA, ACO tweaks to speed up value-based payment reform McKnight share Dive Brief: Medicare Advantage and accountable care organizations could be vehicles for much needed value-based payment reform in Medicare, but … In its separate June report to Congress, the Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program Payment and Access Commission suggests lawmakers create a special enrollment period for people dually eligible for Medicaid and Medicare and allocate …

ACOs

MedPAC urges MA, ACO tweaks to speed up value-based payment reform | Healthcare Dive | 6/16/2020

ACOs in the Medicare Shared Savings Program, the commission suggests HHS use national provider identifiers instead of taxpayer identification numbers. Using TINs could grant some ACOs unwarranted shared savings through favorable patient selection, MedPAC concluded. In its separate June report to Congress, the Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program Payment and Access Commission suggests lawmakers create a special enrollment period for people dually eligible for Medicaid and Medicare and allocate …

Electronic Medical Record

InterSystems Helps Nemours Telehealth Program Scale to Meet Demands of COVID-19 | Business Wire | 6/8/2020

… provider dedicated to helping customers solve the most critical scalability, interoperability, and speed problems, today announced its support of Nemours Children’s Health System , an internationally recognized children’s health system based in Jacksonville, Florida, as it … technology to facilitate the exchange of clinical data between the electronic medical record (EMR) and CareConnect when scheduling virtual appointments. In compliance with the health system’s COVID-19 care plan, Nemours temporarily transitioned the majority …

EMR

InterSystems Helps Nemours Telehealth Program Scale to Meet Demands of COVID-19 | Business Wire | 6/8/2020

… provider dedicated to helping customers solve the most critical scalability, interoperability, and speed problems, today announced its support of Nemours Children’s Health System , an internationally recognized children’s health system based in Jacksonville, Florida, as it … the exchange of clinical data between the electronic medical record (EMR) and CareConnect when scheduling virtual appointments. In compliance with the health system’s COVID-19 care plan, Nemours temporarily transitioned the majority of outpatient visits …

National Institutes of Health

NIH to test one-dose antibiotic for the prevention of maternal and infant sepsis | PR Newswire | 6/3/2020

BETHESDA, Maryland , June 3, 2020 Researchers supported by the National Institutes of Health and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will assess whether a single oral dose of the antibiotic azithromycin during labor reduces the risk … conducted by researchers in NICHD’s Global Network for Women’s and Children’s Health Research, or NICHD Global Network. Maternal death from sepsis—a system-wide reaction to bacterial and other infections—is higher in many low …

CNO

12 recent hospital CMO, CNO moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/22/2020

12 recent hospital CMO, CNO moves Kelly Gooch - Print Email The following hospital and health system CMO and chief nursing officer moves have been reported since Aug. 31. 1. Cynthia Danner , DNP, RN, was named … Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 8. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Greg Kiray , MD, senior vice president of population and community health and CMO of …

Amwell

Building a virtual care program for the pediatric population: 5 strategy insights from Nemours Children’s Health System | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/15/2020

Since launching its telehealth programs in 2015, Nemours Children’s Health System in Melbourne, Fla., has pursued digital health innovations with a clear strategic vision in mind: to make healthcare simpler for its patients and families … 26 webinar hosted by Becker’s Hospital Review and sponsored by Amwell, Nemours executives discussed the strategies behind their pediatric telehealth programs and the best practices that have delivered the most successful patient and parent experiences …

DaVita

IU Health appoints 3 executives | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/10/2020

Children’s Health in Indianapolis. Ms. Motter previously served as CEO of Monument Health, a health insurer based in Grand Junction, Colo. She has also held three executive and director positions at DaVita in Denver, and spent six years as a nurse practitioner in Boston; Plymouth, Mass.; and Denver. Dr. Kiray previously served as CMO of IU Health Physicians. In his new role, he will lead the population and community health …

AdventHealth

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles launches 26-hospital pediatric digital innovation accelerator | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/4/2020

AdventHealth for Children, Nemours Children’s Health System and Seattle Children’s, to kick start widespread collaboration, KidsX program director Omkar Kulkarni, chief innovation officer at CHLA, told Becker’s Hospital Review . “Pediatric hospitals by nature aren’t massive places, and so we felt like there was a need for hospitals working with one another to build a larger collaborative effort that would allow us to get the attention of startup companies, investors and …

Pivot Point Consulting

10 Epic go-lives in 2020 so far | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/7/2020

… April 1: Urbana, Ill.-based Carle Foundation Hospital deployed an Epic EHR with virtual support from the EHR vendor and Pivot Point Consulting. April 6: The New York Department of Health and NYC Health + Hospitals … McCormick Place Convention Center. May 20: Madera, Calif.-based Valley Children’s Healthcare went live with a new Epic EHR with virtual support from the EHR vendor and consulting firm Optimum Healthcare IT. June 1: Johnson …

Weill Cornell Medicine

10 Epic go-lives in 2020 so far | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/7/2020

… go-lives that have occurred so far in 2020. Feb. 1: Columbia University Irving Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Cornell Medicine, all in New York City, went live on a new Epic EHR … McCormick Place Convention Center. May 20: Madera, Calif.-based Valley Children’s Healthcare went live with a new Epic EHR with virtual support from the EHR vendor and consulting firm Optimum Healthcare IT. June 1: Johnson …

Optimum Healthcare IT

10 Epic go-lives in 2020 so far | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/7/2020

… Children’s Healthcare went live with a new Epic EHR with virtual support from the EHR vendor and consulting firm Optimum Healthcare IT. June 1: Johnson City, Tenn.-based Ballad Health launched an Epic EHR for its outpatient clinics and plans to integrate the technology for its inpatient hospitals as well in the future. On the same day, Gainesville-based Northeast Georgia Health System, which partnered with local nonprofit Good News …

Midland Health

Amwell Honors Telehealth Innovation and Clinical Care Excellence with Annual Client Award Program | PR Newswire | 7/13/2020

… Excellence: For demonstrating strong consumer engagement that impacts health outcomes Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Gundersen Health System Nemours Children’s Health System Verizon Leadership Alignment: For leadership in engaging the entire organization in a … Service Association (HMSA) Houston Methodist Intermountain Healthcare MetroPlus Health Plan Midland Health Naval Hospital Jacksonville Norman Regional Health System Northwell Health Nuvance Health Ochsner Health OU Medicine Southwest Medical Associates and Health Plan of Nevada …

Anthem, Inc.

Amwell Honors Telehealth Innovation and Clinical Care Excellence with Annual Client Award Program | PR Newswire | 7/13/2020

Children’s Health System Verizon Leadership Alignment: For leadership in engaging the entire organization in a powerful vision Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Children’s Health in Dallas Penn State Health Community Innovation and Activation: For delivering meaningful results for a specific member population or patient group Centurion Health NewYork-Presbyterian Pandemic Activation & Acceleration: For an agile and swift virtual response to the COVID-19 pandemic Anthem, Inc. Ascension Augusta University …

Cerner

6 hospitals, health systems that recently completed virtual EHR go-lives | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/25/2020

… Children’s Healthcare recently implemented a new Epic EHR with virtual support from Epic and Optimum Healthcare IT. 6. Macon Community Hospital in Lafayette, Tenn., went live on Cerner’s cloud-based CommunityWorks EHR system via virtual implementation on March 30. The hospital was Cerner’s first virtual EHR deployment. More articles on EHRs …

Arcadia Healthcare Solutions

Nemours is changing the way it sees data with new analytics tech | Healthcare IT News | 6/9/2020

… Children’s Health System, and it’s now able to make correlations that it was not able to before. 12:23 PM Nemours Children’s Health System, Orlando Nemours Children’s Health System had a big challenge around electronic information … Some of these vendors include 3M Health Information Systems, Acxiom, Arcadia Healthcare Solutions, Berg Analytics, Change Healthcare, Healthasyst, IBM, Informatica, InterSystems, MedeAnalytics, Medecision, Optum, PointRight, Qlik, SA Ignite, SCIO Health Analytics, SPH Analytics and VigiLanz …

3M Health Information Systems

Nemours is changing the way it sees data with new analytics tech | Healthcare IT News | 6/9/2020

… Children’s Health System, and it’s now able to make correlations that it was not able to before. 12:23 PM Nemours Children’s Health System, Orlando Nemours Children’s Health System had a big challenge around electronic information … technology vendors on the market. Some of these vendors include 3M Health Information Systems, Acxiom, Arcadia Healthcare Solutions, Berg Analytics, Change Healthcare, Healthasyst, IBM, Informatica, InterSystems, MedeAnalytics, Medecision, Optum, PointRight, Qlik, SA Ignite, SCIO Health …

Change Healthcare

Nemours is changing the way it sees data with new analytics tech | Healthcare IT News | 6/9/2020

… Children’s Health System, and it’s now able to make correlations that it was not able to before. 12:23 PM Nemours Children’s Health System, Orlando Nemours Children’s Health System had a big challenge around electronic information … 3M Health Information Systems, Acxiom, Arcadia Healthcare Solutions, Berg Analytics, Change Healthcare, Healthasyst, IBM, Informatica, InterSystems, MedeAnalytics, Medecision, Optum, PointRight, Qlik, SA Ignite, SCIO Health Analytics, SPH Analytics and VigiLanz. MEETING THE CHALLENGE Like every …

Moleculin Biotech

Moleculin Announces Emory University Clinical Trial of WP1066 Begins Enrollment | PR Newswire | 6/2/2020

HOUSTON , June 2, Moleculin Biotech, Inc., (Nasdaq: MBRX ) (“Moleculin” or the “Company”), a clinical stage pharmaceutical company with a broad portfolio of drug candidates, today announced that recruiting has begun and the first patient has been enrolled in the Emory University Phase 1 clinical trial of WP1066 for the treatment of brain tumors in children. The study is being conducted at the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children’s …

UnitedHealth

UnitedHealth exec on telehealth use, reimbursement: ‘The genie is out of the bottle’ | FierceHealthcare | 6/2/2020

… adapt to a new way of doing things, said Donna O’Shea, M.D., chief medical officer of population health management for UnitedHealthcare. “For UnitedHealthcare, I believe the genie is out of the bottle,” O’Shea said during … DEMAND PLAYBACK: Telehealth’s Tipping Point While health systems like Nemours Children’s Health System have seen consumer expectations rapidly shift in many instances to prefer telehealth over in-person visits, health providers are closely watching to …

Orlando Health

Andor Health Appoints Healthcare Technology Industry Veteran Raj Toleti as the Company’s Chairman and CEO | PR Newswire | 4/13/2020

… board-certified emergency medicine physician at Orlando Regional Medical Center and Arnold Palmer Hospital, and serves on the faculty at Orlando Health and University of Central Florida’s College of Medicine. Noel Khirsukhani as Chief Growth … President of Nemours Children’s Hospital and Enterprise Vice President Nemours Children’s Health System Aneesh Chopra , President and Co-Founder of CareJourney and former U.S. Chief Technology Officer during the Obama Administration Mark Crandall , Chief Information …

Allscripts

Andor Health Appoints Healthcare Technology Industry Veteran Raj Toleti as the Company’s Chairman and CEO | PR Newswire | 4/13/2020

… industry veteran Raj Toleti as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Toleti comes to Andor Health from Allscripts, where he served as Senior Vice President and General Manager of the HealthGrid business … President of Nemours Children’s Hospital and Enterprise Vice President Nemours Children’s Health System Aneesh Chopra , President and Co-Founder of CareJourney and former U.S. Chief Technology Officer during the Obama Administration Mark Crandall , Chief Information …

Andor Health

Andor Health Appoints Healthcare Technology Industry Veteran Raj Toleti as the Company’s Chairman and CEO | 4/13/2020

ORLANDO, Florida Andor Health today announced the appointment of healthcare technology industry veteran Raj Toleti as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Toleti comes to Andor Health from Allscripts, where he served … President of Nemours Children’s Hospital and Enterprise Vice President Nemours Children’s Health System Aneesh Chopra , President and Co-Founder of CareJourney and former U.S. Chief Technology Officer during the Obama Administration Mark Crandall , Chief Information …

HealthGrid

Andor Health Appoints Healthcare Technology Industry Veteran Raj Toleti as the Company’s Chairman and CEO | PR Newswire | 4/13/2020

… CEO). Toleti comes to Andor Health from Allscripts, where he served as Senior Vice President and General Manager of the HealthGrid business unit. Previously, he was CEO of HealthGrid, which Allscripts acquired and rebranded as … President of Nemours Children’s Hospital and Enterprise Vice President Nemours Children’s Health System Aneesh Chopra , President and Co-Founder of CareJourney and former U.S. Chief Technology Officer during the Obama Administration Mark Crandall , Chief Information …

Apple Health

Memorial Healthcare System Offers Free Telehealth Exams in March | PRWeb | 3/13/2020

… or smartphone app. Users should enter “MemorialCares” as a coupon code to receive the complimentary examination. To access MemorialDocNow from a computer, visit www.memorialdocnow.com. From a mobile phone, download the app in the Apple or Google Play store. HOLLYWOOD, Fla. Those feeling under the weather and wondering if their flu-like symptoms could be related to coronavirus can now be examined by a doctor from the privacy of their homes …

EarlySense

Movers and shakers: 7 latest leadership changes affecting health IT | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/7/2020

Becker’s Hospital Review reported the following health IT executive moves recently affecting hospitals, companies and federal agencies. Editor’s note: The executive moves are listed in the order they were reported. 1. John Dragovits , who has held leadership roles at Cerner, Allscripts, Children’s Health and Parkland Health & Hospital System throughout his career, is now senior vice president of strategic partnerships for devicemaker EarlySense. 2. Cedar, a patient payment and engagement platform …

UnitedHealth Group

Colle McVoy Hires Jessica Henrichs as Managing Director, Head of Client Growth | Business Wire | 12/3/2019

… collection of client partners, including 3M, AGCO, Associated Bank, Children’s Health, CHS, Cub Cadet, Elanco, Florida’s Natural, Jackson Hole Travel & Tourism, Land O’Lakes, Minnesota United FC, Optum, the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation, Target, UnitedHealth Group and Vermont Creamery. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Colle McVoy has been named a Best Place to Work by Ad Age, Outside magazine and the Star Tribune . For more information, visit collemcvoy.com or follow us on Facebook …

CVS Health

Seventh Annual U.S. News Healthcare of Tomorrow Conference Spotlights Key Insights for Industry Leaders | PR Newswire | 11/22/2019

… CVS Health, also gave insights into innovative ways that the organization is serving healthcare consumers across the nation, including the company’s push to localize care by making an effort to meet people in their communities. Dr. Larry Moss , President and CEO of Nemours Children’s Health System, also shared his perspective on how pediatric providers can and must address the social determinants. Wright L. Lassiter III, President and CEO of Henry …

CVS

Seventh Annual U.S. News Healthcare of Tomorrow Conference Spotlights Key Insights for Industry Leaders | PR Newswire | 11/22/2019

CVS Health, also gave insights into innovative ways that the organization is serving healthcare consumers across the nation, including the company’s push to localize care by making an effort to meet people in their communities. Dr. Larry Moss , President and CEO of Nemours Children’s Health System, also shared his perspective on how pediatric providers can and must address the social determinants. Wright L. Lassiter III, President and CEO of Henry …

Merck

Seventh Annual U.S. News Healthcare of Tomorrow Conference Spotlights Key Insights for Industry Leaders | PR Newswire | 11/22/2019

… localize care by making an effort to meet people in their communities. Dr. Larry Moss , President and CEO of Nemours Children’s Health System, also shared his perspective on how pediatric providers can and must address … Mayo Clinic, Nemours, Intuitive Surgical, UT Southwestern, AdventHealth, Fujifilm Healthcare, Merck, Surescripts, CommonSpirit, HDR, and Sutter Health among others . Industry professionals interested in learning more about U.S. News Healthcare of Tomorrow can visit U.S. News …

Indiana University Health

12 recent hospital CMO, CNO moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/22/2020

Indiana University Health named Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 8. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Greg Kiray , MD, senior vice president of population and community health and CMO of system clinical services. 9. Melissa Leamon , BSN, RN, was named CNO of Broward Health Coral Springs (Fla.). 10. Lori Townsend , BSN, was tapped as CNO of Methodist Hospital in San Antonio …

Broward Health

12 recent hospital CMO, CNO moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/22/2020

Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 8. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Greg Kiray , MD, senior vice president of population and community health and CMO of system clinical services. 9. Melissa Leamon , BSN, RN, was named CNO of Broward Health Coral Springs (Fla.). 10. Lori Townsend , BSN, was tapped as CNO of Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, in addition to her role as CNO of Methodist Children’s Hospital. 11. Pella (Iowa …

Rhode Island Hospital

12 recent hospital CMO, CNO moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/22/2020

… moves have been reported since Aug. 31. 1. Cynthia Danner , DNP, RN, was named senior vice president and CNO of Rhode Island Hospital in Providence. 2. Peter DeYoung , MD, was chosen as CMO of Methodist … Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 8. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Greg Kiray , MD, senior vice president of population and community health and CMO of …

Broward Health Coral Springs, Coral Springs FL

12 recent hospital CMO, CNO moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/22/2020

Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 8. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Greg Kiray , MD, senior vice president of population and community health and CMO of system clinical services. 9. Melissa Leamon , BSN, RN, was named CNO of Broward Health Coral Springs (Fla.). 10. Lori Townsend , BSN, was tapped as CNO of Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, in addition to her role as CNO of Methodist Children’s Hospital. 11. Pella (Iowa …

JFK Medical Center

12 recent hospital CMO, CNO moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/22/2020

… 2. Peter DeYoung , MD, was chosen as CMO of Methodist Hospital Stone Oak in San Antonio. 3. Atlantis, Fla.-based JFK Medical Center named spine surgeon Raymond Golish , MD, PhD, as its CMO. 4. Billings … Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 8. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Greg Kiray , MD, senior vice president of population and community health and CMO of …

Kaiser Permanente

10 hospitals seeking supply chain talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/18/2020

Kaiser Permanente (Oakland, Calif.) seeks a supply chain director. Montefiore Medical Center (New York City) seeks a materials distribution manager. Nicklaus Children’s Health System (Miami, Fla.) seeks a supply chain systems analyst. OSF Healthcare System (Peoria, Ill.) seeks a supply chain associate. Providence (Renton, Wash.) seeks a supply chain technician. Trinity Health (Livonia, Mich.) seeks a clinical supply resource analyst. More articles on supply chain …

Ascension

10 hospitals seeking supply chain talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/18/2020

Ascension (St. Louis) seeks a supply chain management operations coordinator. Baylor Scott & White Health (Dallas) seeks a supply chain tech. Christus Health (Irving, Texas) seeks a senior buyer. Driscoll Children’s Hospital (Corpus Christi, Texas) seeks a supply chain director. Kaiser Permanente (Oakland, Calif.) seeks a supply chain director. Montefiore Medical Center (New York City) seeks a materials distribution manager. Nicklaus Children’s Health System (Miami, Fla.) seeks a supply chain systems …

Trinity Health

10 hospitals seeking supply chain talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/18/2020

Children’s Health System (Miami, Fla.) seeks a supply chain systems analyst. OSF Healthcare System (Peoria, Ill.) seeks a supply chain associate. Providence (Renton, Wash.) seeks a supply chain technician. Trinity Health (Livonia, Mich.) seeks a clinical supply resource analyst. More articles on supply chain …

Sanford Health

FDA Approves Study to Investigate the Use of Cell Therapy to Treat COVID-19 Related Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) | PR Newswire | 9/16/2020

NEW YORK , Sept. 16, The Cura Foundation in collaboration with The Marcus Foundation, Sanford Health and Alliance for Cell Therapy Now, is supporting a clinical trial of human cord tissue mesenchymal stromal cells (hCT-MSC … medicine in children. Clinical sites include Duke University ( Durham, NC ), Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta ( Atlanta, GA ), New York Medical College ( Valhalla, NY ), and others as cases occur. “We hope this is just the beginning of …

Nicklaus Children's Hospital

Rise Interactive Wins 8th Award in 2020 for Web Development Services | PR Newswire | 9/15/2020

… Awards. This collection of awards reflects the success of two enterprise website projects led by Rise: American Lung Association and Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. The latter project comprised an analytical re-mapping of site navigation for … Marcia Diaz de Villegas , Marketing and Brand Officer for Nicklaus Children’s Health System. Julia Fitzgerald , Chief Marketing Officer at American Lung Association, shared that the long-awaited brand and web refresh of Lung.org was the …

Cook Children's

10 hospitals seeking pharmacy leaders | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/14/2020

Ten hospitals and health systems posted job listings seeking pharmacy leaders in the last week. Note: This is not an exhaustive list. Job listings were compiled from job-seeker websites. Hospitals and health systems are in alphabetical order. Antelope Valley Hospital (Lancaster, Calif.) seeks a pharmacy services director. Cape Cod Healthcare (Hyannis, Mass.) seeks a pharmacy manager. Cook Children’s Health Care System (Fort Worth, Texas) seeks a pharmacy manager. Dignity …

Dignity Health

10 hospitals seeking pharmacy leaders | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/14/2020

Ten hospitals and health systems posted job listings seeking pharmacy leaders in the last week. Note: This is not an exhaustive list. Job listings were compiled from job-seeker websites. Hospitals and health systems are in alphabetical order. Antelope Valley Hospital (Lancaster, Calif.) seeks a pharmacy services director. Cape Cod Healthcare (Hyannis, Mass.) seeks a pharmacy manager. Cook Children’s Health Care System (Fort Worth, Texas) seeks a pharmacy manager. Dignity …

HonorHealth

10 hospitals seeking pharmacy leaders | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/14/2020

Children’s Health Care System (Fort Worth, Texas) seeks a pharmacy manager. Dignity Health (San Francisco) seeks a pharmacy manager. George Washington University Hospital (Washington, D.C.) seeks a pharmacy director. HCA Healthcare (Nashville, Tenn.) seeks a pharmacy operations manager. HonorHealth (Scottsdale, Ariz.) seeks a system director of pharmacy business. Tower Health (West Reading, Pa.) seeks a pharmacy director. UAB Medicine (Birmingham, Ala.) seeks a pharmacy services director. UnityPoint Health (West Des …

HCA Healthcare

10 hospitals seeking pharmacy leaders | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/14/2020

Children’s Health Care System (Fort Worth, Texas) seeks a pharmacy manager. Dignity Health (San Francisco) seeks a pharmacy manager. George Washington University Hospital (Washington, D.C.) seeks a pharmacy director. HCA Healthcare (Nashville, Tenn.) seeks a pharmacy operations manager. HonorHealth (Scottsdale, Ariz.) seeks a system director of pharmacy business. Tower Health (West Reading, Pa.) seeks a pharmacy director. UAB Medicine (Birmingham, Ala.) seeks a pharmacy services director. UnityPoint Health (West Des …

UnityPoint Health

10 hospitals seeking pharmacy leaders | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/14/2020

Children’s Health Care System (Fort Worth, Texas) seeks a pharmacy manager. Dignity Health (San Francisco) seeks a pharmacy manager. George Washington University Hospital (Washington, D.C.) seeks a pharmacy director. HCA Healthcare (Nashville, Tenn.) seeks a pharmacy operations manager. HonorHealth (Scottsdale, Ariz.) seeks a system director of pharmacy business. Tower Health (West Reading, Pa.) seeks a pharmacy director. UAB Medicine (Birmingham, Ala.) seeks a pharmacy services director. UnityPoint Health (West Des …

Tower Health

10 hospitals seeking pharmacy leaders | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/14/2020

Children’s Health Care System (Fort Worth, Texas) seeks a pharmacy manager. Dignity Health (San Francisco) seeks a pharmacy manager. George Washington University Hospital (Washington, D.C.) seeks a pharmacy director. HCA Healthcare (Nashville, Tenn.) seeks a pharmacy operations manager. HonorHealth (Scottsdale, Ariz.) seeks a system director of pharmacy business. Tower Health (West Reading, Pa.) seeks a pharmacy director. UAB Medicine (Birmingham, Ala.) seeks a pharmacy services director. UnityPoint Health (West Des …

UAB Medicine

10 hospitals seeking pharmacy leaders | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/14/2020

Children’s Health Care System (Fort Worth, Texas) seeks a pharmacy manager. Dignity Health (San Francisco) seeks a pharmacy manager. George Washington University Hospital (Washington, D.C.) seeks a pharmacy director. HCA Healthcare (Nashville, Tenn.) seeks a pharmacy operations manager. HonorHealth (Scottsdale, Ariz.) seeks a system director of pharmacy business. Tower Health (West Reading, Pa.) seeks a pharmacy director. UAB Medicine (Birmingham, Ala.) seeks a pharmacy services director. UnityPoint Health (West Des …

Rady Children's Hospital

Does the first hour of continuous electroencephalography predict neonatal seizures? | BMJ | 9/14/2020

1 The Department of Paediatric Neurology , Starship Children’s Health , Newmarket , New Zealand 2 The Department of Neurosciences , Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego , San Diego , California , USA 3 The Department of Neurosciences , University of California San Diego , La Jolla , California , USA 4 The Department of Pediatric Neurology , UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland , Oakland , California , USA 5 The Department of Neurosciences , Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns , San Diego , California …

Adventist Health

20 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/11/2020

The following hospital and health system executive moves were reported in the last week: 1. Roseville, Calif.-based Adventist Health named Alex Bryan , DMin, chief mission officer. 2. Buffalo, N.Y.-based Catholic Health named Aaron … Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 10. Joey Jacobs stepped down as CEO of Brentwood, Tenn.-based Quorum Health after just two months on the job. 11 …

Allegheny Health Network

20 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/11/2020

Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 10. Joey Jacobs stepped down as CEO of Brentwood, Tenn.-based Quorum Health after just two months on the job. 11. Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network named Kelly Kassab COO of its Canonsburg and Jefferson hospitals. 12. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Greg Kiray , MD, senior vice president of population and community health and CMO of system clinical services. 13. Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network

Catholic Health

20 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/11/2020

… the last week: 1. Roseville, Calif.-based Adventist Health named Alex Bryan , DMin, chief mission officer. 2. Buffalo, N.Y.-based Catholic Health named Aaron Chang president of the two campuses of its Sisters of Charity … Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 10. Joey Jacobs stepped down as CEO of Brentwood, Tenn.-based Quorum Health after just two months on the job. 11 …

Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital, Grand Rapids MI

20 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/11/2020

… Buffalo, N.Y.-based Catholic Health named Aaron Chang president of the two campuses of its Sisters of Charity Hospital. 3. Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital in Grand Rapids, Mich., selected Ingrid Cheslek , BSN, RN, as … Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 10. Joey Jacobs stepped down as CEO of Brentwood, Tenn.-based Quorum Health after just two months on the job. 11 …

Swedish Health Services

20 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/11/2020

Swedish Health Services named Mary Beth Formby regional CFO. 7. Keith Granger will retire as regional president for Franklin, Tenn.-based Community Health Systems by the end of the year. 8. Atlantis, Fla.-based JFK Medical Center named spine surgeon Raymond Golish , MD, PhD, as its CMO. 9. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 10. Joey …

Boston Children's Hospital, Boston MA

20 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/11/2020

… senior vice president and CNO of Rhode Island Hospital in Providence. 5. Sandra Fenwick plans to retire as CEO of Boston Children’s Hospital, effective in March. 6. Seattle-based Swedish Health Services named Mary Beth … Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 10. Joey Jacobs stepped down as CEO of Brentwood, Tenn.-based Quorum Health after just two months on the job. 11 …

Boston Children's Hospital

20 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/11/2020

… senior vice president and CNO of Rhode Island Hospital in Providence. 5. Sandra Fenwick plans to retire as CEO of Boston Children’s Hospital, effective in March. 6. Seattle-based Swedish Health Services named Mary Beth … Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 10. Joey Jacobs stepped down as CEO of Brentwood, Tenn.-based Quorum Health after just two months on the job. 11 …

Health Net

20 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/11/2020

Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 10. Joey Jacobs stepped down as CEO of Brentwood, Tenn.-based Quorum Health after just two months on the job. 11. Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network named Kelly Kassab COO of its Canonsburg and Jefferson hospitals. 12. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Greg Kiray , MD, senior vice president of population and community health and CMO of system clinical services. 13. Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network …

Humana

Xtelligent Healthcare Media Launches Healthcare Virtual Summit Series | PR Newswire | 9/10/2020

… succeed in the current and post-COVID world with insights from Thomas Jefferson University , Jackson Hospital, Sentara Healthcare, Texas Tech , Children’s Health System of Dallas , Northwell Health, and more. HealthITSecurity Virtual Summit - October 5-6, 2020 … as William Shrank, Chief Medical and Corporate Affairs Officer of Humana. “We are very excited about bringing these unique learning and networking opportunities to leaders in the industry,” says Xtelligent Healthcare Media CEO Sean Brooks …

Optimum Healthcare

10 Epic go-lives in 2020 so far | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/7/2020

… Children’s Healthcare went live with a new Epic EHR with virtual support from the EHR vendor and consulting firm Optimum Healthcare IT. June 1: Johnson City, Tenn.-based Ballad Health launched an Epic EHR for its outpatient clinics and plans to integrate the technology for its inpatient hospitals as well in the future. On the same day, Gainesville-based Northeast Georgia Health System, which partnered with local nonprofit Good News …

HMSA

Amwell Honors Telehealth Innovation and Clinical Care Excellence with Annual Client Award Program | PR Newswire | 7/13/2020

… Excellence: For demonstrating strong consumer engagement that impacts health outcomes Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Gundersen Health System Nemours Children’s Health System Verizon Leadership Alignment: For leadership in engaging the entire organization in a … BayCare Health System Dignity Health Hawai ‘ i Medical Service Association (HMSA) Houston Methodist Intermountain Healthcare MetroPlus Health Plan Midland Health Naval Hospital Jacksonville Norman Regional Health System Northwell Health Nuvance Health Ochsner Health OU Medicine …

UnitedHealthcare

UnitedHealth exec on telehealth use, reimbursement: ‘The genie is out of the bottle’ | FierceHealthcare | 6/2/2020

… adapt to a new way of doing things, said Donna O’Shea, M.D., chief medical officer of population health management for UnitedHealthcare. “For UnitedHealthcare, I believe the genie is out of the bottle,” O’Shea said during … DEMAND PLAYBACK: Telehealth’s Tipping Point While health systems like Nemours Children’s Health System have seen consumer expectations rapidly shift in many instances to prefer telehealth over in-person visits, health providers are closely watching to …

MassHealth

Massachusetts’ uninsured can access free COVID-19 telehealth visits via Doctor on Demand | MobiHealthNews | 4/24/2020

The telehealth vendor’s deal with the state comes shortly after another agreement that provided the services to Medicaid, children’s health insurance members. April 24, 2020 Share Uninsured Massachusetts residents now have 24-7 access to free … The deal comes not long after the telehealth provider and MassHealth, the state’s Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program administrator, agreed to a similar COVID-19 arrangement for its 1.8 million plan members. Both uninsured …

Aetna

Prices, not utilization, drove higher employer costs in 2018 | Crain’s New York Business | 2/14/2020

… based on 2.5 billion medical and prescription drug claims from employers, including those in New York, who are insured by Aetna, Humana, Kaiser Permanente and UnitedHealthcare. The report’s authors said the data show that higher … opioid crisis picked up, the reports authors said. —Jonathan LaMantia Children’s Health Homes should be excluded from cuts, advocates say As Medicaid providers across the state brace for a 1% cut, advocates are calling for …

Fidelis Care

Centene Corporation Announces Offering of Senior Notes | PR Newswire | 11/15/2019

… and commercial healthcare programs, focusing on under-insured and uninsured individuals. Many receive benefits provided under Medicaid, including the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), as well as Aged, Blind or Disabled (ABD), Foster Care … about the impact of the Merger, Centene’s recent acquisition (the “Fidelis Care Transaction”) of substantially all the assets of New York State Catholic Health Plan, Inc., d/b/a Fidelis Care New York (“ Fidelis Care

Wellcare Health Plans

Centene Corporation Announces Offering of Senior Notes | PR Newswire | 11/15/2019

… net proceeds of the New Notes to finance the cash consideration payable in connection with Centene’s previously announced acquisition of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (“WellCare”) and to pay related fees and expenses. Centene expects to … individuals. Many receive benefits provided under Medicaid, including the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), as well as Aged, Blind or Disabled (ABD), Foster Care and Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS), in addition to …

Wellcare

Centene Corporation Announces Offering of Senior Notes | PR Newswire | 11/15/2019

… net proceeds of the New Notes to finance the cash consideration payable in connection with Centene’s previously announced acquisition of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (“WellCare”) and to pay related fees and expenses. Centene expects to … individuals. Many receive benefits provided under Medicaid, including the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), as well as Aged, Blind or Disabled (ABD), Foster Care and Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS), in addition to …

Centene Corp

Centene Corporation Announces Offering of Senior Notes | PR Newswire | 11/15/2019

ST. LOUIS , Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC ) (“Centene” or the “Company”) announced today that it has commenced an offering to sell $7,000,000,000 of senior notes. The $7,000,000,000 of senior notes will include … individuals. Many receive benefits provided under Medicaid, including the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), as well as Aged, Blind or Disabled (ABD), Foster Care and Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS), in addition to …

WellCare Health

Centene Corporation Announces Offering of Senior Notes | PR Newswire | 11/15/2019

… net proceeds of the New Notes to finance the cash consideration payable in connection with Centene’s previously announced acquisition of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (“WellCare”) and to pay related fees and expenses. Centene expects to … individuals. Many receive benefits provided under Medicaid, including the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), as well as Aged, Blind or Disabled (ABD), Foster Care and Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS), in addition to …

The Health Plan

Centene’s Texas Subsidiary Wins Medicaid And LTSS Contracts | PR Newswire | 11/1/2019

… The health plan currently serves more than 1.3 million members in all 254 Texas counties. About Centene Centene Corporation, a Fortune 100 company, is a diversified, multi-national healthcare enterprise that provides a portfolio of services to government sponsored and commercial healthcare programs, focusing on under-insured and uninsured individuals. Many receive benefits provided under Medicaid, including the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), as well as Aged, Blind or …

Health Net Federal Services

Centene Awarded Statewide Medicaid Contract In New Mexico | PR Newswire | 1/22/2018

… its subsidiary, Centurion, the sole provider of correctional healthcare services in 11 facilities throughout the state. In addition, Centene’s subsidiary, Health Net Federal Services, began serving military personnel and their families enrolled in TRICARE on … individuals. Many receive benefits provided under Medicaid, including the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), as well as Aged, Blind or Disabled (ABD), Foster Care and Long Term Care (LTC), in addition to other state …

Kelly Gooch

12 recent hospital CMO, CNO moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/22/2020

12 recent hospital CMO, CNO moves Kelly Gooch - Print Email The following hospital and health system CMO and chief nursing officer moves have been reported since Aug. 31. 1. Cynthia Danner , DNP, RN, was named … Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 8. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Greg Kiray , MD, senior vice president of population and community health and CMO of …

Sandra Fenwick

20 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/11/2020

… Cynthia Danner , DNP, RN, NE-BC, was named senior vice president and CNO of Rhode Island Hospital in Providence. 5. Sandra Fenwick plans to retire as CEO of Boston Children’s Hospital, effective in March. 6 … Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 10. Joey Jacobs stepped down as CEO of Brentwood, Tenn.-based Quorum Health after just two months on the job. 11 …

Joey Jacobs

20 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/11/2020

Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 10. Joey Jacobs stepped down as CEO of Brentwood, Tenn.-based Quorum Health after just two months on the job. 11. Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network named Kelly Kassab COO of its Canonsburg and Jefferson hospitals. 12. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Greg Kiray , MD, senior vice president of population and community health and CMO of system clinical services. 13. Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network …

Alan Miller

20 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/11/2020

… as its CMO. 9. Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health named Megan Isley , DNP, RN, vice president and CNO of Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis. 10. Joey Jacobs stepped down as CEO of Brentwood, Tenn.-based … as president of Adventist Health Tehachapi (Calif.) Valley Hospital. 15. Alan Miller , founder, chair and CEO of Universal Health Services, will step down as CEO of the King of Prussia, Pa.-based company in January …

Dan Amos

Aflac Commemorates its 25-Year Commitment to Helping Families Facing Childhood Cancer During National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month | PR Newswire | 9/4/2020

… campaign to honor 25 individuals treated throughout the 25-year history of the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta . Continue Reading My Special Aflac Duck, a robotic duck designed by … into what it is today,” said Aflac Chairman and CEO Dan Amos . “We continue to be humbled by the work done at the Cancer Center and by the dedicated support of our employees and independent …

Kathelen Amos

Aflac Commemorates its 25-Year Commitment to Helping Families Facing Childhood Cancer During National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month | PR Newswire | 9/4/2020

… campaign to honor 25 individuals treated throughout the 25-year history of the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta . Continue Reading My Special Aflac Duck, a robotic duck designed by … they need and deserve,” said The Aflac Foundation, Inc. President Kathelen Amos . “From its beginnings in 1995 as a fine regional pediatric cancer program, the Aflac Cancer Center, whose dedicated doctors, nurses and health care …

Jackie Drees

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles launches 26-hospital pediatric digital innovation accelerator | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/4/2020

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles launches 26-hospital pediatric digital innovation accelerator Jackie Drees - Print Email Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is spearheading a new digital health accelerator that will link 26 hospitals across the U.S., U.K … united the 26 hospitals, which include AdventHealth for Children, Nemours Children’s Health System and Seattle Children’s, to kick start widespread collaboration, KidsX program director Omkar Kulkarni, chief innovation officer at CHLA, told Becker’s Hospital Review …

Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

Strictly Legal: Facebook sued for fact-checking posts | MSN | 9/2/2020

… closed by the pandemic Strictly Legal: Facebook sued for fact-checking posts The Children’s Health Defense, a nonprofit founded by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., recently filed a voluminous complaint in federal court against Facebook and … the Poynter Institute and Politifact to perform the fact-checks. Children’s Health Defense feels it has been singled out, in an effort to shut down any dissenting voice when it comes to vaccines and the …

Paul King

Stanford Children’s Health Appoints New Chief of Pediatric Hematology, Oncology, Stem Cell Transplantation, and Regenerative Medicine | PR Newswire | 8/20/2020

… Cancer in the Stanford Cancer Institute , and Director of the Bass Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases at Stanford Children’s Health . Tanja Gruber, MD, PhD, has been appointed Chief of Pediatric Hematology, Oncology, Stem … thrilled to welcome Dr. Gruber to Stanford Children’s Health,” said Paul King , president and CEO of Stanford Children’s Health. “On the heels of opening our new inpatient cancer center in 2019, Dr. Gruber’s leadership as …

Tara McCoy

27 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/14/2020

Children’s Health System named Winifred King as its first chief diversity officer. 18. Portsmouth (N.H.) Regional Hospital named Matthew Larkin COO. 19. Tara McCoy was tapped as CEO of Bayfront Health Port Charlotte (Fla.) and Bayfront Health Punta Gorda (Fla.). 20. Doctors Hospital of Laredo (Texas) named Emma Maria Montes-Ewing CEO. 21. Citrus Memorial Hospital in Inverness, Fla., named Joshua Moore COO. 22. Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center in …

Chris Belmont

27 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/14/2020

… CEO of Tufts Medical Center in Boston, plans to step down in September. 2. Memorial Hospital at Gulfport (Miss.) named Chris Belmont vice president and CIO, Mississippi Business Journal reported. 3. Jason Bernd was named … named Monica Hilt COO. 17. Fort Worth, Texas-based Cook Children’s Health System named Winifred King as its first chief diversity officer. 18. Portsmouth (N.H.) Regional Hospital named Matthew Larkin COO. 19. Tara McCoy was …

Michael Apkon

27 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/14/2020

The following hospital and health system executive moves were reported in the last week: 1. Michael Apkon , MD, PhD, president and CEO of Tufts Medical Center in Boston, plans to step down in September. 2 … named Monica Hilt COO. 17. Fort Worth, Texas-based Cook Children’s Health System named Winifred King as its first chief diversity officer. 18. Portsmouth (N.H.) Regional Hospital named Matthew Larkin COO. 19. Tara McCoy was …

Peter Kelly

16 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/7/2020

… according to the Times-Republic . 5. Nuvance Health, based in LaGrangeville, N.Y., and Danbury, Conn., tapped Mark Hirko , MD, and Peter Kelly as new hospital presidents. 6. Adventist Health in Roseville, Calif., named Todd Hofheins … will leave his role to become chief executive of Nemours Children’s Health System Delaware Valley operations. 11. Reading (Pa.) Hospital named Ron Nutting, MD, CMO, according to WFMZ . 12. University of Maryland Medical Center in …

Ido Schoenberg

Amwell Honors Telehealth Innovation and Clinical Care Excellence with Annual Client Award Program | PR Newswire | 7/13/2020

… of the most forward-thinking healthcare organizations, who show everyday what it means to put patients and providers first,” said Ido Schoenberg, MD, Chairman and CEO of Amwell. “This has been a very challenging year … Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Gundersen Health System Nemours Children’s Health System Verizon Leadership Alignment: For leadership in engaging the entire organization in a powerful vision Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Children’s Health

Donald Mueller

Tower Health, Drexel University name new CEO for Philadelphia hospital | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/8/2020

Tower Health, Drexel University name new CEO for Philadelphia hospital Kelly Gooch - Print Email Donald Mueller has been tapped as CEO of Philadelphia-based St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, a partnership between West Reading, Pa … Erlanger Health System, Mr. Mueller held multiple leadership roles at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta-Emory University, including executive director of the Marcus Autism Center. Mr. Mueller is the first permanent CEO named for St. Christopher’s …

John Fry

Tower Health and Drexel University Announce New Chief Executive Officer for St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children | PR Newswire | 7/7/2020

… researchers; strengthening nursing; and building effective partnerships with the community,” said Clint Matthews , president and CEO of Tower Health, and John Fry , president of Drexel University , in a memo to employees and medical staff announcing … served in multiple roles on the executive leadership team for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta – Emory University for 15 years, overseeing care for more than half a million patients annually and operating over 550 inpatient beds …

Dawn Javersack

45 hospital, health system CFO moves in 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

Children’s Health System, parent organization of Miami-based Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, named Dawn Javersack senior vice president and CFO. 23. Jefferson Regional in Pine Bluff, Ark., selected Jeremy Jeffery as CFO. 24. Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network named James Kanuch CFO of Wexford (Pa.) Hospital, a full-service community facility scheduled to open in 2021. 25. Tyler-based UT Health East Texas selected Julie Krc as CFO of UT Health …

Stephanie Nelson

45 hospital, health system CFO moves in 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

… both based in Birmingham, Ala. 21. Salem (Mo.) Memorial District Hospital named Doug Hoban CFO, according to thesalemnewsonline.com . 22. Nicklaus Children’s Health System, parent organization of Miami-based Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, named Dawn Javersack senior … named Matthew Musgrove CFO. 33. Texas Health Hospital Mansfield named Stephanie Nelson CFO. 34. Blackfoot, Idaho-based Bingham Healthcare named Randy Nightengale CFO. 35. Sioux Falls, S.D.-based Avera Health selected Julie Norton to serve …

Lynn DeJaco

45 hospital, health system CFO moves in 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

… Brent Davis was named vice president and CFO of Altamonte Springs, Fla.-based AdventHealth’s Central Florida Division–North Region. 14. Lynn DeJaco is stepping down from her CFO role at FirstHealth of the Carolinas in … Hospital named Doug Hoban CFO, according to thesalemnewsonline.com . 22. Nicklaus Children’s Health System, parent organization of Miami-based Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, named Dawn Javersack senior vice president and CFO. 23. Jefferson Regional in Pine Bluff …

Doug Carter

45 hospital, health system CFO moves in 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

… 8. Olympic Medical Center in Port Angeles, Wash., named Lorraine Cannon CFO. 9. Chicago-based Amita Health has named Richard Doug Carter CFO. 10. West Reading, Pa.-based Tower Health named Edward Chabalowski CFO of … Hospital named Doug Hoban CFO, according to thesalemnewsonline.com . 22. Nicklaus Children’s Health System, parent organization of Miami-based Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, named Dawn Javersack senior vice president and CFO. 23. Jefferson Regional in Pine Bluff …

Chris Allen

45 hospital, health system CFO moves in 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

… Ekerete Akpan left his role at Chicago-based Cook County Health. 2. Los Angeles-based Keck Medicine of USC tapped Chris Allen to serve as interim CFO. 3. Donald Baker was named COO and CFO … Hospital named Doug Hoban CFO, according to thesalemnewsonline.com . 22. Nicklaus Children’s Health System, parent organization of Miami-based Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, named Dawn Javersack senior vice president and CFO. 23. Jefferson Regional in Pine Bluff …

Richard Do

45 hospital, health system CFO moves in 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

… CFO. 8. Olympic Medical Center in Port Angeles, Wash., named Lorraine Cannon CFO. 9. Chicago-based Amita Health has named Richard Doug Carter CFO. 10. West Reading, Pa.-based Tower Health named Edward Chabalowski CFO … Hospital named Doug Hoban CFO, according to thesalemnewsonline.com . 22. Nicklaus Children’s Health System, parent organization of Miami-based Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, named Dawn Javersack senior vice president and CFO. 23. Jefferson Regional in Pine Bluff …

Niyum Gandhi

45 hospital, health system CFO moves in 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

Niyum Gandhi CFO. 20. Brookwood Baptist Health named Ken Hendren CFO of the health system and Brookwood Baptist Medical Center, both based in Birmingham, Ala. 21. Salem (Mo.) Memorial District Hospital named Doug Hoban CFO, according to thesalemnewsonline.com . 22. Nicklaus Children’s Health System, parent organization of Miami-based Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, named Dawn Javersack senior vice president and CFO. 23. Jefferson Regional in Pine Bluff, Ark., selected Jeremy Jeffery as …

Kelli Powers

13 women making moves in healthcare leadership | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/29/2020

Kelli Powers president, according to the Hartselle Enquirer . 12. Jacksonville, Fla.-based Nemours Children’s Health System named Kara Odom Walker , MD, senior vice president and chief population health officer. 13. UnityPoint Health-Trinity named Barb Weber , MSN, RN, as its COO …

Barb Weber

13 women making moves in healthcare leadership | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/29/2020

Children’s Health System named Kara Odom Walker , MD, senior vice president and chief population health officer. 13. UnityPoint Health-Trinity named Barb Weber , MSN, RN, as its COO …

Reading, Pennsylvania

Tower Health, Drexel University name new CEO for Philadelphia hospital | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/8/2020

… Email Donald Mueller has been tapped as CEO of Philadelphia-based St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, a partnership between West Reading, Pa.-based Tower Health and Drexel University. Mr. Mueller will assume the role July … Erlanger Health System, Mr. Mueller held multiple leadership roles at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta-Emory University, including executive director of the Marcus Autism Center. Mr. Mueller is the first permanent CEO named for St. Christopher’s …

State of Texas

27 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/14/2020

… Jason Bernd was named president and COO of Novant Health Matthews (N.C.) Medical Center. 4. Stacey Brown, president of Odessa (Texas) Regional Medical Center, also became president of Scenic Mountain Medical Center in Big Spring … named Monica Hilt COO. 17. Fort Worth, Texas-based Cook Children’s Health System named Winifred King as its first chief diversity officer. 18. Portsmouth (N.H.) Regional Hospital named Matthew Larkin COO. 19. Tara McCoy was …

Los Angeles, California

8 oncologists on the move | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/26/2020

… If you would like to add a cardiologist move to this list, please email USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center in Los Angeles selected Steven Grossman, MD, PhD, as its inaugural cancer physician-in-chief, effective … Cancer and Blood Diseases at Palo Alto, Calif.-based Stanford Children’s Health. Nilesh Vora, MD, was named medical director of the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute in Long Beach, Calif. More articles on oncology …

Chicago, Illinois

Want to curb out-of-control health costs? Nemour’s Health CEO makes economic case for investment in pediatrics | FierceHealthcare | 8/19/2020

… economic case for investment in pediatrics by Tina Reed Aug 21, 2020 1:19pm In a recently published white paper, Nemours Children’s Health System CEO Lawrence Moss made the economic argument for a greater investment in … blood. Hear from industry experts Dr. Jerry Yeo, University of Chicago and Dr. Stephen Rawlings, University of California, San Diego on the state of COVID antibody testing and Easy Check through our on-demand webinar …

Springfield, Massachusetts

45 hospital, health system CFO moves in 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

… in addition to his role as CFO of Phoenixville (Pa.) Hospital. 11. Dennis Chalke , senior vice president and CFO of Springfield, Mass.-based Baystate Health, retired. 12. Beverly Hospital in Montebello, Calif., named Sabi Dadabhai … Hospital named Doug Hoban CFO, according to thesalemnewsonline.com . 22. Nicklaus Children’s Health System, parent organization of Miami-based Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, named Dawn Javersack senior vice president and CFO. 23. Jefferson Regional in Pine Bluff …

Springfield, Illinois

45 hospital, health system CFO moves in 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

… in addition to his role as CFO of Phoenixville (Pa.) Hospital. 11. Dennis Chalke , senior vice president and CFO of Springfield, Mass.-based Baystate Health, retired. 12. Beverly Hospital in Montebello, Calif., named Sabi Dadabhai … Hospital named Doug Hoban CFO, according to thesalemnewsonline.com . 22. Nicklaus Children’s Health System, parent organization of Miami-based Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, named Dawn Javersack senior vice president and CFO. 23. Jefferson Regional in Pine Bluff …

Tyler, Texas

45 hospital, health system CFO moves in 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

… Medicine of USC tapped Chris Allen to serve as interim CFO. 3. Donald Baker was named COO and CFO of Tyler-based UT Health East Texas. 4. Brattleboro (Vt.) Memorial Hospital named Andre Bissonnette CFO … Hospital named Doug Hoban CFO, according to thesalemnewsonline.com . 22. Nicklaus Children’s Health System, parent organization of Miami-based Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, named Dawn Javersack senior vice president and CFO. 23. Jefferson Regional in Pine Bluff …

Springfield, Missouri

45 hospital, health system CFO moves in 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

… in addition to his role as CFO of Phoenixville (Pa.) Hospital. 11. Dennis Chalke , senior vice president and CFO of Springfield, Mass.-based Baystate Health, retired. 12. Beverly Hospital in Montebello, Calif., named Sabi Dadabhai … Hospital named Doug Hoban CFO, according to thesalemnewsonline.com . 22. Nicklaus Children’s Health System, parent organization of Miami-based Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, named Dawn Javersack senior vice president and CFO. 23. Jefferson Regional in Pine Bluff …

Springfield, Oregon

45 hospital, health system CFO moves in 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

… in addition to his role as CFO of Phoenixville (Pa.) Hospital. 11. Dennis Chalke , senior vice president and CFO of Springfield, Mass.-based Baystate Health, retired. 12. Beverly Hospital in Montebello, Calif., named Sabi Dadabhai … Hospital named Doug Hoban CFO, according to thesalemnewsonline.com . 22. Nicklaus Children’s Health System, parent organization of Miami-based Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, named Dawn Javersack senior vice president and CFO. 23. Jefferson Regional in Pine Bluff …

Allen, Texas

45 hospital, health system CFO moves in 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

… Akpan left his role at Chicago-based Cook County Health. 2. Los Angeles-based Keck Medicine of USC tapped Chris Allen to serve as interim CFO. 3. Donald Baker was named COO and CFO of … Hospital named Doug Hoban CFO, according to thesalemnewsonline.com . 22. Nicklaus Children’s Health System, parent organization of Miami-based Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, named Dawn Javersack senior vice president and CFO. 23. Jefferson Regional in Pine Bluff …

Cook County, Illinois

45 hospital, health system CFO moves in 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

… through June 30. They are listed below, in alphabetical order. 1. CFO Ekerete Akpan left his role at Chicago-based Cook County Health. 2. Los Angeles-based Keck Medicine of USC tapped Chris Allen to … Hospital named Doug Hoban CFO, according to thesalemnewsonline.com . 22. Nicklaus Children’s Health System, parent organization of Miami-based Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, named Dawn Javersack senior vice president and CFO. 23. Jefferson Regional in Pine Bluff …

New York, New York

FDA Approves Study to Investigate the Use of Cell Therapy to Treat COVID-19 Related Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) | PR Newswire | 9/16/2020

NEW YORK , Sept. 16, The Cura Foundation in collaboration with The Marcus Foundation, Sanford Health and Alliance for Cell Therapy Now, is supporting a clinical trial of human cord tissue mesenchymal stromal cells (hCT-MSC … medicine in children. Clinical sites include Duke University ( Durham, NC ), Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta ( Atlanta, GA ), New York Medical College ( Valhalla, NY ), and others as cases occur. “We hope this is just the beginning of …

State of New York

FDA Approves Study to Investigate the Use of Cell Therapy to Treat COVID-19 Related Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) | PR Newswire | 9/16/2020

NEW YORK , Sept. 16, The Cura Foundation in collaboration with The Marcus Foundation, Sanford Health and Alliance for Cell Therapy Now, is supporting a clinical trial of human cord tissue mesenchymal stromal cells (hCT-MSC … medicine in children. Clinical sites include Duke University ( Durham, NC ), Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta ( Atlanta, GA ), New York Medical College ( Valhalla, NY ), and others as cases occur. “We hope this is just the beginning of …

Jacksonville, Florida

Nemours uniquely positioned to tackle population health, says newly appointed executive | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/25/2020

Kara Odom Walker, MD, will become senior vice president and chief population health officer of Jacksonville, Fla.-based Nemours Children’s Health System in September, and she brings senior-level governmental experience to the roles. Dr. Walker is cabinet secretary of the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services, an agency with 11 divisions and more than 4,000 employees. At Nemours — a health system with two hospitals in Delaware and Florida …

State of California

Does the first hour of continuous electroencephalography predict neonatal seizures? | BMJ | 9/14/2020

1 The Department of Paediatric Neurology , Starship Children’s Health , Newmarket , New Zealand 2 The Department of Neurosciences , Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego , San Diego , California , USA 3 The Department of Neurosciences , University of California San Diego , La Jolla , California , USA 4 The Department of Pediatric Neurology , UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland , Oakland , California , USA 5 The Department of Neurosciences , Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns , San Diego , California

Urbana, Illinois

6 hospitals, health systems that recently completed virtual EHR go-lives | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/25/2020

… and health systems that recently completed virtual EHR go-lives with remote support due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 1. Urbana, Ill.-based Carle Foundation Hospital deployed an Epic EHR in April with virtual support … to roll out virtual training. 5. Madera, Calif.-based Valley Children’s Healthcare recently implemented a new Epic EHR with virtual support from Epic and Optimum Healthcare IT. 6. Macon Community Hospital in Lafayette, Tenn., went …