Women in the healthcare workforce

Health Care Dive

Women who work in healthcare have long endured setbacks, and the COVID-19 pandemic has threw a harsh spotlight on the obstacles they face while on the front lines

Healthcare Consumers or Pawns?

Healthcare Leadership

Heather’s comment is striking and it’s emblematic of the entire healthcare system as we now know it. None of them point to a dramatic (and sometimes feared) “Amazoning of healthcare” which is one of the measuring sticks we use as a comparison.


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Healthcare Quality Week: Looking Back and Looking Forward


Greetings fellow healthcare quality professionals! I’m writing to you this month having just participated, along with thousands of you, in the celebration of Healthcare Quality Week. During this time: Healthcare Quality Week was recognized (1984/1985).

The Current State of Healthcare Jobs

Healthcare Leadership

I have also heard from numerous company leaders who would love an introduction to anyone that I know who might be looking for a new healthcare role – clinical and non-clinical alike. Healthcare Experience is Precious. I have always believed that healthcare experience is precious.

3 healthcare CIOs share top industry challenges

Health Care Dive

Healthcare CIOs help companies maintain the quality of care, balance costs, keep critical IT infrastructure up and running and attract enough talent to meet innovation goals

The Last Mile in Healthcare

Healthcare Leadership

In healthcare, the last mile is the link between you and the healthcare network touch point – where care is delivered – the entire healthcare system of people, services, goods, and organizations. Overcoming Healthcare’s Last Mile.” Healthcare Leadership

Accelerating outcomes amid healthcare's digital transformation

Health Care Dive

New market research finds that while digital strategies are widespread in healthcare, execution challenges persist

Bad Behavior in Healthcare

Healthcare Leadership

We can see how this applies to everything in healthcare from clinical treatment, employee relations, hospice, patient interaction, and research, to innovation and yes, social media. This week, let’s focus on all aspects of behavior in healthcare. Healthcare Leadership

NAHQ Awards Recognize Outstanding Healthcare Quality Professionals


CHICAGO (October 6, 2021)— Six healthcare quality professionals earned top honors from the National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ) for their contributions to the profession. stronger and better healthcare system. Pelletier Healthcare Quality Award .

Definitive Healthcare Acquires Analytical Wizards, Healthcare Analytics Platform

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – This week, Definite Healthcare announced the acquisition of Analytical Wizards , an advanced analytics company revolutionizing analytics in healthcare by combining our AI/ML-powered technology, domain expertise, and high-touch relationship model.

NAHQ Initiatives Help Accelerate Awareness of Healthcare Quality and Safety Competencies’ Value


Here at NAHQ, we feel a great responsibility to accelerate the awareness of the indispensable value of healthcare quality and safety competencies as we emerge from this global health crisis. HQ Principles: Fundamentals for Healthcare Quality and Safety Professionals.

The 8 Unicorns In Healthcare And Biotech

Perficient Digital Transformation

The 8 Healthcare and Biotech Unicorns. Of these unicorns, 80 fall into the category of healthcare and biotechnology. Here are the top eight healthcare and biotech unicorns (based on valuation by CB Insights ): . The Future For Healthcare and Biotech Unicorns .

OSHA COVID-19 Healthcare Rulemaking

Briggs Healthcare

Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare. Alignment with CDC Recommendations for Healthcare Infection Control Practices Additional Flexibility for Employers Removal of Scope Exemptions (e.g.,

How a self-service approach can boost healthcare customer satisfaction

Health Care Dive

Automate for agility: How technology can solve healthcare organizations’ biggest challenges

Is Healthcare Hostile to Outsiders?

Healthcare Leadership

I have been meeting with a lot of company leaders lately and there is a question that has been floating around in my head that I would love to discuss with the HCLDR community: Are we too hostile to outsiders in healthcare? Jumping into Healthcare. Healthcare is Tough.

Kaiser healthcare workers to go on strike

Health Care Dive

The work stoppage could pose a significant challenge to operations in Kaiser's southern California market, where the unions poised to strike represent about 37% of the system's workforce in the region

Confidence in Healthcare

Healthcare Leadership

Confidence in healthcare and science – the system and the medical profession is rooted in experience, connections, and perception. Confidence in healthcare has been declining and, most concerningly, has accelerated during the current COVID-19 Pandemic. Blog post by Joe Babaian.

Healthcare workers report cybersecurity, burnout woes worsened by COVID-19

Health Care Dive

Nearly three quarters of healthcare professionals are concerned that patient health information is being sent through unsecured tools, according to a new survey from hospital communication firm Spok

Shaping the Future of the Healthcare Quality Profession


As the professional home to a growing number of healthcare professionals focused on the critical work of quality, NAHQ takes tremendous pride in maintaining a strong and clear pulse of the environment. CPHQs aspire to be thought leaders within the healthcare quality arena.

Healthcare 2025: Health plans look ahead to emerging business opportunities

Health Care Dive

Eager to learn how health plans view their role and other stakeholders in the overall healthcare ecosystem today

Women in the healthcare C-suite on what they've learned

Health Care Dive

Teladoc CFO Mala Murthy and Mount Sinai Health System President Margaret Pastuszko told Healthcare Dive what struggles they have faced as women in leadership roles and what advice they give to others

Embracing transformation to thrive in the future of healthcare

Health Care Dive

Healthcare leaders identify their top priorities and investments in the months ahead

Solve.Care Launches First Crypto Healthcare Device Marketplace

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – Solve.Care , the global healthcare blockchain technology company, has announced the world’s first crypto-enabled marketplace dedicated to healthcare. This first-of-its-kind development will work to influence the use of domestic healthcare devices.

Understanding the Evolving Landscape of Healthcare Quality


We never grow tired of acknowledging this and thanking you, the healthcare heroes, for your immeasurable contributions. Recently NAHQ self-published a timely, important Op-Ed that highlighted two keys to building a healthcare quality toolkit.

Speed in Healthcare

Healthcare Leadership

This week on #hcldr, let’s talk about Speed in Healthcare and what the implications really mean. Some thoughts to get you thinking: Does the healthcare revolution of fast/instant access include all populations? T3: What are your experiences with quick access to healthcare?

How COVID has changed the healthcare workplace


I remember my early days in healthcare when being fitted for PPE was an annual event and something that did not really affect day to day life. The hands-on care that we deliver to our patients puts healthcare workers at the top of the list for proximity to clients.

Healthcare trends of 2022

Healthcare Dive

Providers face staffing shortages and continued pressure on margins while payers are challenged by people who continue to put off care, resulting in a member base that is sicker and has more complex conditions

Lyft names new head of healthcare

Health Care Dive

The ride-hailing giant wants to continue capitalizing on non-emergency medical transportation, and said the transition will be instrumental in that expansion, along with finding new use cases in the sector

Fax Machines + Healthcare

Healthcare Leadership

Last week, I live-tweeted a presentation on the future of fax in healthcare. Over 50% of healthcare people surveyed said they intend to continue using it or believe it will continue to be valuable. Can healthcare do better?

HHS appeals block on vaccine mandate for healthcare workers

Health Care Dive

State and federal lawmakers are battling over the fate of a federal COVID-19 vaccine mandate for healthcare workers that will soon be decided in court.

NAHQ NEXT 2021 Agenda Showcases Quality in Practice to Strengthen Your Healthcare Quality Competencies


NAHQ NEXT 2021 will provide healthcare quality professionals and leaders an opportunity to learn, network and strengthen their healthcare quality competencies to improve healthcare quality and outcomes. More than 35 hours of Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality ® ?(CPHQ)

Common Challenges in FP&A in Healthcare Organizations

Perficient Digital Transformation

One of the biggest industries that has been at the forefront of this pandemic is healthcare. When we talk of healthcare – it’s not just the provider and the hospital business, but also the research and education business areas that go along with it. News cloud healthcare Oracle

Healthcare PowerByte: Enhancing Efficiency, Value, and Care

Perficient Digital Transformation

Healthcare payers and providers share common goals: improve population health, reduce healthcare costs, and elevate both consumer and their care team experiences. Guide: The Healthcare Executive’s Guide to Intelligent Automation.

Our Experts Share Their Insights On DE&I in Healthcare

Perficient Digital Transformation

Two years into the pandemic, significant work remains, but DE&I is now more firmly positioned in the healthcare landscape. Here’s what our experts in healthcare have to say about DE&I. ” – Theresa Rich, Strategist & Solutions Architect, Healthcare.

3 priorities for patient-centric healthcare organizations

Health Care Dive

For decades, most patients have traveled to providers—whether medical offices or hospitals—for care. However, the coronavirus exposed the cracks in this facility-centric paradigm