Ohio State"s new health chancellor joining at "all-time highs and getting even better," President Drake says

With Hal Paz in his first month as chancellor for health affairs at Ohio State University, the health system is finally ready to fulfill decades of ambition to lead nationwide changes in medicine, OSU President Michael Drake says......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

New health chancellor wants Ohio State to lead the charge in transforming medicine

Dr. Hal Paz, incoming executive vice president and chancellor for health affairs at Ohio State University, says the academic medical center and interdisciplinary school around it can transform medicine......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 21st, 2019

MedBen names new CEO: Long-time president who guided transformation from direct insurer

Central Ohio's largest employee benefits firm has promoted its longtime president to CEO after he led a transition from being a direct health insurer and added an element of tech startup. Kurt Harden was named CEO of Newark-based MedBen at the company'.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2018

CBF Morning Run: A snoring update, Ohio State"s Michael Drake and a Barrel-Aged Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout

Happy Tuesday morning, Columbus. Time for an update. In June, I wrote that I had sent away for a $99 dental device that promised to help curb my snoring. The good news is that the device really works. This is the hunk of plastic that I heated he.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2018

Ohio State hits goals worth hundreds of millions of dollars more than a year early

In 2015, Ohio State University President Michael Drake set three ambitious goals: bring in $200 million from new partnerships and resources, contribute $100 million in new money to expanding financial aid for students, and save $200 million in administr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 3rd, 2018

Countdown: How does Ohio State"s Michael Drake rate in Big Ten pay? He"s not No. 1 ...

In his new annual review, Ohio State President Michael V. Drake won trustees' praise as well as a pretty nice raise. But how does his pay compare with other Big Ten presidents? 2018 data aren't out yet, so we took a look at 2017, when Drake took hom.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2018

Health Carousel hires former Atlanta executive to help lead digital transformation

Health Carousel has hired Tracy Hankin as vice president of innovation at the Norwood, Ohio-based firm, which staffs medical centers nationwide with registered nurses, doctors and other health care professionals. She will lead innovation strategy.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2019

"No Champagne For S&P 3000": Why Wall Street Doesn"t Believe The Market Should Be At All Time Highs

The Fed's (and the president's) obsession wit.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 16th, 2019

Westfield Memorial names new president

The region’s smallest hospital has a new executive in its biggest role. Karen Surkala becomes president July 22 at Westfield Memorial Hospital, an affiliate of St. Vincent Hospital and the Allegheny Health Network just over the state line in Pe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

Partners creates new role for adding outpatient sites

Partners HealthCare, the state's largest health system, is appointing one of its hospital leaders to a new role focused on adding outpatient sites. Massachusetts Eye and Ear President John Fernandez had been named president of Partners Ambulatory.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2019

Gold Spikes To 6Y Highs As Dollar, Bond Yields Plunge

The 10Y US Treasury yield is now down 11bps from the FOMC Statement, plunging back below 2.00% for the first time since November 2016, erasing almost the entire move since President Trump was elected... Citigroup sees 10-year Treas.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 19th, 2019

Report: More than 18K jobs open across Dayton region

Folks seeking a job should venture to the Dayton region, especially those seeking health care-related jobs That's the word from the latest figures from the state of Ohio. The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services reports 18,200 job openings we.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2019

Mercy Health parent hires new president for SW Ohio region

Bon Secours Mercy Health has hired Paul Smith as the next president of its Mid-American Group, which includes Mercy’s five hospitals in southwest Ohio and Northern Kentucky including one in Springfield.  Smith spent the last 11 years as an exe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2019

CBF Morning Run: Why you should read The Dispatch (too), sneaking a peek at Ohio State"s Art District and getting weird with Willy Wonka

Happy Friday morning, Columbus. On Wednesday night, a group of current and former Dispatch editors, photographers, reporters, graphic artists and copy editors gathered at Planks on S. High Street to say goodbye to long-time writer and all around g.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2019

New president at region"s 9th-largest university

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania has a new president, effective July 1, following a national search. Guiyou Huang, chancellor for Louisiana State University of Alexandria since January 2017, was unanimously selected for the post by the Pennsylvani.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2019

New study details Ohio State"s $15.2B economic impact

People hear about the anecdotal impact of Ohio State University on the state's economy all the time – but how does that actually pan out in real numbers? A new study based on a modeling system developed with the help of Pittsburgh-based consulting.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2019

GM plans to sell Ohio plant to electric truck company Workhorse Group

An obscure electric-truck and aircraft maker in Ohio vaults to the forefront of U.S. politics after President Trump tweets the company, Workhorse Group Inc., is buying a General Motors Co. plant in its home state......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 8th, 2019

How Democrats Plan To Destroy The Market

As US stocks have powered to fresh all-time highs, the health-care sector has emerged as a pariah for investors, as burgeoning support for 'Medicare for All' among the Democratic contenders fo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 5th, 2019

CBF Morning Run: Deadheads at spring commencement, thinking about spam (and Spam) and pouring a Connecticut Valley double IPA

Happy Friday morning, Columbus. On Sunday, my youngest graduates from Ohio State University with a degree in art history. I couldn't be more proud. Caroline did it in a little over four years, her grades were stellar and she worked part-time while.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 3rd, 2019

With S&P At All Time Highs, Trump Demands Fed Slash Rates By 1% As FOMC Meeting Begins

Just in case he hadn't already made his position re: interest rates clear to the FOMC, President Trump apparently wanted to make sure policy makers knew their place shortly after the beginning of their two-day p.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 30th, 2019

New Report: 18K jobs open across Dayton region

Those looking for a job should make their way to the Dayton region, especially those seeking health care-related jobs That's the word from the latest figures from the state of Ohio. The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services reports 18,000 job.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 30th, 2019