Author Archives: HCLDR

Developing and Deploying Clinical Practice Guidelines

Next week, we are teaming up with the Canadian College of Healthcare Leaders @CCHL_CCLS on a tweetchat that will explore clinical practice guidelines in a pandemic. There are two aspects that we plan to discuss. First, we will be discussing clinical practice guidelines themselves. What are these? According to the American Academy of Family Physicians […]

Reclaiming the Space Between Visits

As we know, much of health and indeed healthcare happens outside the four walls of your physician office or hospital. It happens at home, while you are walking in the park, or in line at the grocery store (6ft apart of course). The space between visits is our time…but how to do we reclaim it? […]

Developing educational programs to deliver precision medicine in Canada

Next week on HCLDR we welcome another set of guest hosts from Canada – the Canadian College of Healthcare Leaders @CCHL_CCLS and David Anderson, PhD @DaveAnd75644259 They will lead us in a discussion on the topic of precision medicine – specifically how it can be better incorporated into medical education and healthcare in general. Please […]

Imagine what Nightingale might have achieved with an EHR

We are honored this week to have 4 guest authors and guest hosts for the next HCLDR: Peggy White, RN, BA, MN @_HOBIC Tracie Risling, RN, BA, BSN, MN, PhD @traciewashere Lynn Nagle PhD, RN, FAAN @LMNagle Glynda Rees, RN, BSN, MN @healthedtech Together they are bringing attention to and honoring nurses. Tuesday May 12, […]

The Changing Perception of Healthcare

The following is a blog post by Reed Smith @reedsmith and David Shifrin @dshifrin Smith and Shifrin both work at Jarrad Phillips Cate & Hancock which recently conducted a survey of a thousand people asking them for their opinions and perception of healthcare. Specifically, how that perception has changed due to COVID-19. I thought this […]

The COVID-19 Effect: How The Coronavirus Pandemic is Reframing Healthcare

We are very excited to have a special guest host for the next HCLDR Tweetchat – Dr. Zeev Neuwirth! Dr. Neuwirth is an amazing speaker and podcast host. His book Reframing Healthcare – A Roadmap for Creating Disruptive Change is a phenomenal read – full of interesting ways to change your perspective on healthcare. Below […]

Toward Population Health: Rethinking the Mission of Health Systems

Blog post by Brian Castrucci @BrianCCastrucci There are simply far too many people dying too soon from illness that we know how to prevent.  We have long turned to medical care as a savior to improve our health, but the medical model, which was so effective in ameliorating acute disease, is, by itself, incapable of […]

Veterans + PTSD

Blog post by Colin Hung This week is the Memorial Day holiday in the US – a day for remembering and honoring people who have died while serving in the Armed Forces. As we think about all the brave warriors who made the ultimate sacrifice – we cannot forget that many did not die in […]

Tough Questions About Patient Experience

Blog post by Colin Hung This week, I’ll be attending the 2019 Patient Experience Summit (Empathy + Innovation) being held in Cleveland. Watch the #PESummit hashtag for live-tweets from myself, Grace Cordovano and many others. Last year, ahead of this same conference, we discussed whether or not we had reached “Peak Patient Experience” – and […]

Podcasts

For years I ignored podcasts. I’m not sure why I did, I just never got into it. But after I listening to EVERYONE around me, raving about their favorite podcast and how much they enjoyed listening to them, I decided to dive in. I asked for a few recommendations and I got hooked. Now, whenever […]