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

Here"s who"s hiring the most across Dayton (Slideshow)

Those seeking employment should flock to the Dayton region, especially in health care and retail fields. That's the word from the latest figures from the state of Ohio. The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services reports 18,700 job openings were .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2019

See where Ohio State ranks on ESPN"s list of the 50 all-time best college football programs

Here's something Buckeye fans can brag about: Ohio State is the third-best college football program of the past 150 years, according to a new analysis by ESPN. As for the team up north, Michigan ranked No. 6 on ESPN’s list, which took into acco.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2019

Fifty years of weather is headed to Wichita State

After an accomplished 50-year career in the meteorology industry, Mike Smith said it was time to share what he's learned. Smith, founder of WeatherData, Inc., and the retired senior vice president of AccuWeather Enterprise Solutions, recently donated.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 26th, 2019

Honolulu Liquor Commission’s Anna Hirai named president of national organization

Anna Hirai, the assistant administrator of the Honolulu Liquor Commission, has been appointed as president of the National Conference of State Liquor Administrators, the City and County of Honolulu announced Tuesday. This marks the first time a w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 3rd, 2019

Opioid deaths in NC decline for first time in years

State and national efforts in response to a growing opioid epidemic may be paying off in North Carolina. According to preliminary data released by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, opioid-related deaths fell 5% in 2018, th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 3rd, 2019

NC Chamber"s new leader focused on workforce development, health care

NC Chamber President and CEO Gary Salamido says improving the standard of heath care in the state and developing a workforce to meet the immediate, and future, needs of businesses are the Chamber’s top priorities......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 30th, 2019

Spicy Pig? Here"s where to get a rare whiskey that"s exclusive to Ohio

The state of Ohio continues to roll out its rare whiskey program, and the next series is a riff on the three little pigs, but this time there are four of them. The Ohio Division of Liquor Control is partnering with distillery WhistlePig on its four .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 27th, 2019

Compensation for former Partners chief executive tops $6M

The former head of the largest health system in Massachusetts reported over $6 million in compensation in 2017, earning nearly three times as much as every other health system executive in the state.  Former Partners HealthCare President and CEO D.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2019

More than 19K jobs available across Dayton region

Those seeking employment should consider the Dayton region, especially in health care and retail fields. That's the word from the latest figures from the state of Ohio. The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services reports 19,025 job openings were.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 29th, 2019

Wabtec adds two members to board of directors

Wabtec Corp. announced Thursday that it had added two new members to its board of directors: Rafael Santana and Ann Klee. Santana is Wabtec's president and CEO, while Klee is the long-time vice president of Environment, Health and Safety for Gene.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 26th, 2019

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