The NIH Chief Wants to End the ‘Manel’—Brainstorm Health

NIH director Francis Collins is cracking down on all-male panels in a bid for equality in the life sciences. Hello and happy hump day, readers! The “manel” has seeped into conference culture--and none other than the director of the .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 12th, 2019

Former FDA Chief Gottlieb Heads to Pfizer’s Board: Brainstorm Health

Gottlieb has long had ties to pharmaceutical and health care companies. Good afternoon, readers – and a short one for you amid some busy times. Former Food and Drug Admin.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 27th, 2019

Former GE CEO Jeff Immelt: To Combat Costs, CEOs Should Run Health Care Like a Business

The former GE chief executive—now with Collective Health, NEA, and Athenahealth—offers his views at Fortune Brainstorm Health in San Diego. Every company is a health c.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 3rd, 2019

Brainstorm Health: Airpods and Cancer, Sandoz Chief Steps Down, Depression and Social Media

Brainstorm Health Daily: March 14, 2019 Good afternoon, readers. A slew of reports from earlier this week suggested that a significant coalition of scientists worry that wireless, Bluetooth-powered headphones such a.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 14th, 2019

Brainstorm Health: Augmented Reality in Surgery, Air Pollution Deaths, Pfizer Novartis in NASH

Brainstorm Health Daily: October 29, 2018 Happy Monday, readers. I hope you had a great weekend. Earlier this year, I spoke with physician-businessman extraordinaire Dr. Toby Cosgrove, longtime chief executive of the Cleveland .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 29th, 2018

COO fired from nursing-home lender Metropolitan Bank

Metropolitan Bank, a lender specializing in the health-care business, says Chief Operating Officer Gerard Perri has been “terminated.” No reason was given for the move, which the bank said in a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 2nd, 2020

Atrium Health emergency departments putting new safeguards in place to keep patients safe

Dr. Dave Pearson, chief of quality innovations and operations at Atrium Health, discu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2020

Health Net names Kerri Balbone as chief operating officer

Heath plan provider Health Net LLC has named former UnitedHealthcare executive Kerri Balbone as the new chief operating officer for Health Net of California and California Health & Wellness.  Balbone replaces Bob O’Brien, who is retiring after a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 29th, 2020

Cleveland Clinic Florida CEO stepping down

Dr. Wael Barsoum stepped down as president and CEO of Cleveland Clinic Florida to work with a for-profit health care company. He was named president and chief transformation officer of HOPCO, a Phoenix-based company that owns and manages ortho.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2020

Former population health chief on how telemedicine expands access to care

As the chief population health officer of New York City Health and Hospitals, Dr. Dave Chokshi helmed the system’s efforts to develop care models and measure how well they improved outcomes for... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 20th, 2020

Former chief population health officer on the importance of telehealth during the pandemic

As the chief population health officer of New York City Health and Hospitals, Dr. Dave Chokshi helmed the system's efforts to develop care models and measure how well they improved outcomes for... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 20th, 2020

Magellan Health names Caroline Carney chief medical officer

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJun 16th, 2020

EXCLUSIVE: Mercy Health chief says stroke, heart attack patients delaying treatment

Consequences of not seeking care can be dire, says president of system that includes five local hospitals......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 16th, 2020

Black LGBTQ youth are under significant stress right now. Here"s how to check in on their mental health, according to a psychologist.

Crystal Cox/Business Insider Tia Dole, Ph.D., is the chief .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 14th, 2020

Ohio"s largest company: Yes, it"s OK to wear "I can"t breathe" mask to work

Cardinal Health's HR chief says the difficult national conversation about race is an opportunity for employers: “It’s important for us as leaders not only to take a public stand but look inside our organizations on how we can do some things differently.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2020

Women’s Care Florida promotes VP of Tampa Bay region to COO

Women’s Care Florida, a Tampa-based medical group specializing in women’s health, has named Ellen Bower its new chief operating officer. In her new role, Bower will help lead the organization's role in executing the company's Florida expan.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 10th, 2020

GE Healthcare exec slated to replace retiring 3M CFO

3M Co. said Wednesday that Chief Financial Officer Nick Gangestad will retire this year and that Monish Patolawala, the CFO of General Electric Co.'s health care business, will become 3M's new top financial executive. Maplewood, Minn.-based 3M .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 3rd, 2020

Retirements lead to C-suite moves at Baptist

Baptist Memorial Health Care Corp. is shuffling its executive ranks, primarily due to two retirements. Beverly Jordan, VP and chief information officer at Baptist’s corporate level, and Dana Dye, CEO and administrator of Baptist Memorial Ho.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 27th, 2020

Santa Clara County health chief cautions "very serious risk" of California reopening economy too quickly

Santa Clara County’s top health official on Tuesday decried California Gov. Gavin Newsom's moves toward reopening much of the state as posing “a very serious risk of the spread of Covid-19.”.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2020

COVID-19 will have a lasting impact on nurses — here"s how we can be there for them, just as they"ve been here for us

Maureen White Maureen White, RN, is the executive vice president and chief nursing officer at Northwell Health, the largest healthcare provider in New York, which has treated th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 24th, 2020

Sweden"s former health chief says the country"s coronavirus strategy "hasn"t been the smartest" and it should"ve spent at least a month locked down

Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP via Getty Images Sweden's lockdown-free pandemic strategy is a global outlier. The country has r.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 24th, 2020