Healthcare

How to Create a Vendor Risk Management Strategy

INTRODUCTION Crises can happen at any moment--take Chipotle for example. According to an analysis by a risk management company, if ...
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How to Prevent Employee-Caused Data Breaches

INTRODUCTION Security breaches in the healthcare industry are on pace for more than one per day, according to a recent ...
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Three Steps to Building Online Engagement with the Healthcare Community

INTRODUCTION Research by the Commonwealth Fund shows that community partnerships and initiatives improve a health plan's image and helps build ...
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How Hospitals Can Create a Customer Service Culture

INTRODUCTION These days, hospitals have strong incentives to improve the patient experience. One reason is that the CMS reduces Medicare ...
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How to Communicate to Staff During M&A

INTRODUCTION Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) among health systems and IDNs seem to be a regular occurrence. In fact, PwC called ...
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How to Position Your Staff as Subject Matter Experts

INTRODUCTION Does your hospital or health tech company want to have the reputation as being the best in certain areas? ...
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Former HHS Secretary gives update on ACA reform

I attended former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services and former Governor of Wisconsin Tommy Thompson's presentation titled, "The ...
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Three Tips When Selecting a Crisis Spokesperson

When a hospital has a crisis, it's important to have the right spokesperson, as this person is the liaison between ...
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Five Tips for Making a Smooth Leadership Transition

Change is inevitable. When your hospital has a new CEO or president, the communications department has an important role in ...
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How Hospitals Should Handle a Cybersecurity Breach

Does your hospital have a cybersecurity crisis management plan? According to the 2015 Data Breach Industry Forecast, data breaches cost ...
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Working with Diverse Populations

INTRODUCTION Is your hospital or clinic providing the highest quality care to every patient regardless of race, socioeconomic status, ethnicity, ...
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How Hospitals Can Measure Internal Communication Efforts

INTRODUCTION Does your hospital have effective internal communication? It can help increase your employees' job satisfaction, productivity, commitment, engagement and ...
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Protecting the Privacy of a High-Profile Patient

INTRODUCTION The public knows or suspects your hospital has admitted an elected official, celebrity, VIP or other high-profile patient. A ...
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Capacity Building in Healthcare

INTRODUCTION Capacity building, a process of individual and institutional development that leads to higher levels of staff skills and a ...
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What to do When a Physician Makes a Mistake

INTRODUCTION Everyone makes mistakes, but unfortunately when physicians err, the consequences are usually more severe. As a result, having a ...
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Building a Better Healthcare E-Newsletter

INTRODUCTION An e-newsletter is a regularly scheduled publication sent to a hospital's stakeholders, such as patients, donors, community leaders and ...
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