Aug 1
Amplion Clinical Communications Names New Chief Technology Officer

(Amplion Clinical Communications Press Release) Amplion Clinical Communications, a Nashville-based healthcare technology company that’s transforming the nurse call market using real-time analytics from patient room activity, has named Lee Clark as chief technology officer.  He is responsible for Product Development, Quality Control, and Customer Support. “Lee brings 25 years of experience as an engineer and…

Jul 26
Council Announces Staff Promotions

The Nashville Health Care Council is pleased to announce two staff promotions.   David Greider has been promoted to vice president of member services, after previously serving as director of membership. In his new role, he is responsible for overseeing the Council’s diverse membership network, building strategies for engagement and guiding initiatives to nurture Nashville’s…

Jul 19
HCA Chief Medical Officer to serve on Congressional Advisory Commission

HCA Today Blog | June 4, 2018 https://hcatodayblog.com/2018/06/04/hca-chief-medical-officer-serve-congressional-advisory-commission/ We are pleased to announce the recent appointment of Jonathan Perlin, MD, PhD, MSHA, HCA Healthcare’s President of Clinical Services and Chief Medical Officer, to the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC). MedPAC is a nonpartisan agency that provides independent analysis and policy advice to the United States Congress…

Jul 9
LSU Health New Orleans and Cumberland Emerging Technologies Announce Collaboration Agreement

LSU Health New Orleans and Cumberland Emerging Technologies Inc. (CET) have entered into a collaboration agreement to develop new biomedical products. With the shared goal of translating research discoveries into commercial products, the parties have agreed to combine their strengths to identify opportunities, based on research at LSU Health New Orleans. Based on the agreement, LSU Health New Orleans will…

Jun 25
In Nashville, a History of Collaboration is Spurring Healthcare Innovation at an Accelerated Pace

Heather Landi | Healthcare Informatics While Nashville may be well known as “Music City” for its rich history of country music, the city also has gained recognition as an incubator of healthcare innovation and services. Nashville is home to 400 healthcare companies, with 18 publicly traded healthcare companies headquartered there, generating more than $84 billion…