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Elia Stupka GM on Accelerating New Therapeutics from Data Insights

Elia Stupka GM of Life Sciences for Health Catalyst talks sits down with us to discuss how insight generation can improve outcomes for Patients, Providers, and Pharma in the advancement of new therapeutics.  Hope you enjoy.

September 19, 2019

John Halamka on Digital Health Innovation from Around the World

John Halamka the Chief Innovation Officer for Beth Israel Lahey Health travels 400,000 miles a year talking to people around the world about digital health.  In this interview, we ask him to take us around the world to see what's working and what's not working.  Hope you enjoy.

September 18, 2019

Trudy Sullivan on Healthcare’s Diversity and Inclusion Journey

Bias.  It turns out we all have it and have to be taught to recognize it before it impacts others.  Trudy Sullivan the Chief Communications and Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer for Health Catalyst sat down with me to talk about Healthcare's Diversity and Inclusion journey.  Hope you enjoy.

September 17, 2019

Rob DeMichiei, CFO of UPMC on Health Costs

Can your health system produce service line financials on a repeatable basis?  Can you systemic physician variation schedules?  The work is hard but the value of clarity leads to great return for cost and quality for the health system.  Rob DeMichiei, the CFO of UPMC talks about their Activity Based Costing journey.  Great insights, hope you enjoy. 

September 16, 2019

Dan Burton CEO of Health Catalyst on Building Culture

Dan. Burton was one of three employees when Health Catalyst was formed.  They started by defining a set of principles they would operate from and cultural attributes that they wanted to define the company and the clients they worked with.  Dan took a few minutes to share with me some of thinking around culture at Health Catalyst.

September 13, 2019

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Bill Russell

Bill Russell

As Chief Information Officer for St. Joseph Health, a 16 hospital $6.5 billion health system, Bill rapidly accelerated the diffusion of new IT strategies and methods, while also enhancing organization stability and improved IT performance.

As the creator and host of This Week in Health IT, he continues to foster the industry conversation around new technologies and methods in the pursuit of better care experiences and outcomes.

Bill currently acts as a digital coach and advisor to health system executives, startups, and service companies on the impact and application of digital strategies to healthcare.

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