Gallup is Wrong. It's Not All About Employee Engagement

Gallup is Wrong. It's Not All About Employee Engagement

Everyone agrees that going to work is better when people work well together. While healthcare is becoming more challenging, the real issue is that focusing on engagement isn't enough. Moving from feelings to action enables us to focus on a process that fuels the individual, inspires the team and transforms the organization. Which means that the only way to make a significant impact is to talk about rolling up our sleeves and getting involved. How? By...

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True or False?: “God Helps Those Who Help Themselves”

True or False?: “God Helps Those Who Help Themselves”

Heather Bresch started out as a clerk at Mylan Pharmaceuticals in 1992. After lying on her resume about obtaining an MBA, she eventually worked her way up and became the Chief Executive Officer in 2012. Shortly after becoming the CEO, she aggressively increased the price of Mylan’s EpiPen. The news exploded. The average cost rose from about $100 to over $600! She blamed insurance companies for the

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Great News! They Declared War Against Physician and Nurse Burnout.

Great News! They Declared War Against Physician and Nurse Burnout.

When healthcare historians look back to figure out how we navigated these turbulent times, they will talk about the declaration published on March 28, 2017. Signed by eleven of the most significant healthcare leaders in the United States, it represents a significant shift regarding physician and nurse burnout. The following leaders issued the call to action...

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