Apr 11
Three Questions for Benson Sloan

Nashville Medical News | Cindy Sanders Benson Sloan, board chairman for Leadership Health Care and director of Corporate Development for MEDHOST, shared his thoughts on the 2016 LHC Delegation to D.C., answering three questions from Nashville Medical News. Q. Was there a specific speaker or panel discussion that particularly stood out to you? A. One…

Apr 11
Leadership Health Care Completes Annual Delegation to D.C.

Nashville Medical News In the midst of a contentious presidential primary season, a delegation of more than 100 Nashville emerging healthcare leaders visited our nation’s capital to get an inside look at the state of healthcare policy. On March 14 and 15, the Nashville Health Care Council’s Leadership Health Care (LHC) initiative made its 14th…

Apr 11
Cerner, Ascension execs call for EHR standardization

Dave Barkholz | Modern Healthcare Cerner Corp. President Zane Burke said Friday that connectivity between clinicians remains an issue despite about $30 billion spent by the federal government over the past five years to improve electronic health records technology at hospitals and physician offices. Ascension Health Senior VP Mike Schatzlein, who joined Burke for the…

Apr 11
Syncing health care tech is ‘moonshot and marathon’

Holly Fletcher | The Tennessean Medical interoperability is health care’s Achilles heel that, unless solved, will put the industry in a backseat position in figuring out solutions to a variety of tech problems, experts said. The health care industry needs to ramp up efforts to sync tech systems if it wants to have a voice…