Volume 1, Issue 4
A panel at the American Association for Physician Leadership (AAPL) Annual Conference, June 9, 2023, was dedicated to a discussion of the initiative surrounding the new Healthcare Administration, Leadership, and Management (HALM) credential.
Successful practices are placing an emphasis on enhancing efficiency and being able to see more patients in the same period while preserving patient satisfaction and preventing physician burnout.
Consolidation of hospitals is happening throughout the United States. Are these bigger systems bringing consistently high value?
Social media has had both positive and negative effects on physicians and the healthcare industry. Although social media has facilitated patient education and empowerment, better communication, and collaboration, it also has raised concerns about pat...
If your front-line staff members understand your most important goals and values, they can represent you, the physician, much more effectively (and accurately).
Healthcare-related games and their adjunctive technologies (including virtual reality) are poised to provide great educational resources for doctors, nurses, and allied health professionals as well as patients and families.
This article describes a field study undertaken at a hospital clinic. The study used computer simulation to attempt to assess the efficiency of the outpatient consultation process in the rheumatology, allergy, and immunology (RAI) clinic in terms of ...
As healthcare organizations continue to evolve, their administrators, leaders, and managers will find themselves tackling new and unprecedented ethical dilemmas. A values-based approach to leadership can help guide them through these uncharted waters...
Understanding the impact and differences between irrevocable and revocable trusts is crucial to physician estate planning.
Congestive Heart Failure Readmission Rates Decline After Patient Navigator Implementation in COVID-19 Era
In this study, we describe the multidisciplinary method implemented by a single hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic to reduce the rate of HF readmissions.
The Impact of Medicaid Expansion on Critical Access Hospitals: A Game-Changer for Healthcare Accessibility
With the expansion of Medicaid, several states have experienced positive transformations in their healthcare landscapes, leading to enhanced financial stability for CAHs and improved healthcare accessibility for vulnerable populations.