Nov 19
LHC Members Hear Physician Perspective from Dr. Karl VanDevender

Last week, Leadership Health Care (LHC) launched hosted a Lunch and Learn series featuring Karl VanDevender, M.D., a long-time physician at the Frist Clinic and unofficial HCA ambassador. Today, he works closely with actor Alan Alda and The Alan Alda Center of Communicating Science, focused on exploring more empathetic communication in the medical arts. Dr….

Oct 30
LHC Members Hear from naviHealth’s Clay Richards on Mentorships and Staying Curious

Recently, Leadership Health Care (LHC) members attended an executive briefing with Clay Richards, CEO of naviHealth a Nashville-based care transitions company that works with health systems, health plans and post-acute providers to reduce waste and improve patient outcomes. The discussion was moderated by Meaghen Greene, vice president of business development at naviHealth. During the discussion,…

Sep 17
Nashville’s Hope Lodge Opens Doors to LHC Members

Last week Leadership Health Care (LHC) members had the opportunity to tour the American Cancer Society’s Memorial Foundation Hope Lodge as part of LHC’s Industry Tour series, providing on-the-ground views of industry and nonprofit services. Founded in 2004 in Nashville, the Hope Lodge offers a solution to cancer patients who must undergo treatment far from…

Sep 5
Amedisys’ Paul Kusserow Shares Lessons Learned and Leadership Advice with LHC Members

On August 23, Leadership Health Care (LHC) members attended an executive briefing with Paul Kusserow, president and CEO of Amedisys, the largest independent provider of home health, hospice and personal care services. The discussion was moderated by Brandon Edwards, CEO of ReviveHealth, who worked under Kusserow when they both worked at Tenet Healthcare Corporation in…

Aug 27
LHC Announces Fall 2018 Cohort Mentoring Program Participants

Leadership Health Care (LHC), an initiative of the Nashville Health Care Council, has announced the participants for its fall 2018 Cohort Mentoring Program. This program will facilitate peer mentoring in a small-group setting centered around a common focus area. The two cohorts for fall 2018 will launch in September. Health Care Communications and Marketing Cohort…

May 16
LHC Members Hear How Competing Health Systems Came Together to Better Serve Their Community

Earlier this week, Leadership Health Care (LHC) members attended an Executive Briefing series discussion with Alan Levine, executive chairman, president and CEO of Ballad Health, a new health system that was formed when Mountain States Health Alliance and Wellmont Health System merged. During the discussion, Levine shared insights into how Ballad Health came to be,…