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This Thanksgiving: Combating burnout through gratitude

As you celebrate Thanksgiving this season, let the people in your life know how much they mean to you. A few simple words of gratitude and compassion can go a long way. And finally, take a moment to think back on all your blessings and victories in the past year. Give yourself credit for all you’ve done for your organization and your patients, and enjoy some well-deserved time off—you earned it!

What healthcare can learn from Netflix: An executive Q&A with Steve Jackson, President of NRC Health and Jeffrey Rakover, Senior Research Associate at Institute for Healthcare Improvement

mass customization aims to create experiences that feel individualized and personal, while observing the constrictions of serving people en masse. It’s a tricky balance to strike, especially in healthcare. But leaders searching for an exemplar of the practice ought to turn outside the industry, to Netflix.

Physician Transparency: An urgent priority for today’s boards and healthcare systems

While quality transparency is equally important, beginning with patient experience transparency is the easiest first step toward embracing full healthcare transparency. This article reviews central considerations for boards, including 1) the benefits of transparency, 2) the obstacles that hold healthcare transparency back, and 3) the characteristics that help ensure the success of a transparency initiative.

Executive Q&A with Dr. Vinay Vaidya, SVP & Chief Medical Information Officer at Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Technology is a tool that is needed to help enable patient-centered care, but it is not the only tool. Delivering the best patient experience possible with the best clinical outcome is the ultimate goal. How is your organization embracing technology to be more patient-centered?