May 25
Council Partners with Google for Entrepreneurs in Health Tech Exchange

The Council recently joined with Nashville Entrepreneur Center (The EC) to serve as a program partner for Google for Entrepreneurs (GFE) on May 23. Council Director of Membership Services David Greider kicked off a week of education, connections and experiences with an overview of Nashville $73 billion health care eco system, including an explanation of…

Mar 31
Leadership Health Care Completes Annual Delegation to Washington, D.C.

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

Nov 12
LHC Members Visit Nation’s First Pediatric Medical Home

Leadership Health Care (LHC) members gathered this week to visit the pediatric office of Mercy Community Healthcare in Franklin. Mercy is a nonprofit organization that provides quality and compassionate health care to both the insured and uninsured in Williamson and surrounding counties. The organization also operates an adult clinic just a few doors down from…

Oct 19
Delivering Care through Telehealth

On Thursday, LHC hosted a Fundamentals Series panel session, “Delivering Care through Telehealth.” The discussion featured Henry DePhillips, M.D., chief medical officer, Teladoc, and Colleen Beecken Rye, Ph.D., chief, Telehealth Service Line, Office of the Army Surgeon General, and was moderated by Larry Van Horn, associate professor of economics and management, executive director of health…

Oct 7
Louisiana Congressman Briefs Members on Health Care State of Affairs

U.S. Congressman Charles W. Boustany, Jr., M.D. (R-LA) met with Council member executives Monday to discuss health care policy and issues needing consideration on a federal level. Boustany, a cardiovascular surgeon with more than 30 years of clinical experience prior to entering public service in 2004, focused on the status of health care policy in…

Aug 27
Health Care’s Industrial Revolution

On Tuesday, Leadership Health Care hosted a Fundamental Series panel discussion with some of the nation’s top thought leaders in the Predictive Analytics and Personalized Care space. Panelists included Edmund Jackson, vice president and chief data scientist, HCA; Damian Mingle, chief data scientist, WPC Healthcare; and Matthew Russell, chief technology officer, Digital Reasoning. The discussion was…