Jun 4
HEALTH CARE BRASS TACKS with Stu Clark

This week the Nashville Health Care Council presented its second “Health Care Brass Tacks” virtual event, a new series in which Council board members and C-suite health care leaders discuss their unique perspectives on the coronavirus pandemic and its overall impact on the health care industry. This segment featured Premise Health CEO Stu Clark and…

May 28
Nashville Health Care Council Presents “Financing the Deal” Virtual Panel

Last Thursday, the Nashville Health Care Council hosted their annual event, “Financing the Deal: Deal-Making Trends and Strategies for Health Care Companies,” featuring expert financial executives discussing current and future investment trends. The panel participants provided inside perspectives on the state of the market, the impact of the coronavirus on deal flow and trending sectors…

May 19
HEALTH CARE BRASS TACKS Featuring Neil de Crescenzo

This week the Nashville Health Care Council launched a new speaker series, “Health Care Brass Tacks,” in which Council board members and C-suite health care leaders discuss their unique perspectives on the coronavirus pandemic and its overall impact on the health care industry. The first installment featured Change Healthcare President and CEO Neil de Crescenzo…

May 12
Nashville Health Care Council Hosts Listening Session with U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander

The Nashville Health Care Council hosted a listening session with U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) for more than 150 Council members who tuned in via Zoom videoconferencing. Alexander provided a summary of where Tennessee and the country are with federal policy related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Chairman of the U.S. Senate Health Committee, Senator Alexander,…

Mar 12
The Nashville Health Care Council Convenes COVID-19 Readiness Team and Modifies Events

 The Nashville Health Care Council COVID-19 Readiness Team held its first meeting with more than 50 attendees. There was robust information gathered and shared among participants. The Team is expected to continue weekly virtual calls over the next two months. Last week, the Nashville Health Care Council announced the formation of its COVID-19 Readiness Team…

Mar 9
Nashville Health Care Council Launches Online Job Forum for Non-Clinical Health Care Careers

The Nashville Health Care Council today announced the launch of Health Career Connect, an online job forum designed to connect health care employers and non-clinical talent. Primarily serving Nashville-based companies, Health Career Connect was developed to help attract national talent to benefit the Nashville health care community and deliver on the Council’s mission of inspiring…

Feb 20
Nashville Health Care Council and Bipartisan Policy Center Host Rural Health Panel

Last Thursday, the Nashville Health Care Council, Leadership Health Care and Bipartisan Policy Center hosted the panel discussion “Solving the Rural Health Care Puzzle: National, State and Provider Perspectives” for more than 250 Council members at the Hilton Nashville Downtown. The sold-out event addressed rural health challenges including health disparities and the move to value-based…

Feb 10
Wall Street Analysts Deliver 2020 Health Care Predictions at Signature Council Event

More than 600 health care executives gathered at the Nashville Health Care Council’s signature event, “Wall Street’s View on Prospects for the Health Care Industry,” to hear top health care industry analysts discuss the investment outlook for the coming year. The conversation was moderated by Milton Johnson, retired chairman and CEO, HCA Healthcare, and included…

Dec 16
Council Releases Report Detailing Opportunities for TN-Based Companies to Partner with Israeli Start-Ups

The Nashville Health Care Council releases its report detailing the 13th International Health Care Mission to Israel. The mission, which occurred in April 2019, provided an opportunity for health care industry leaders to see firsthand why Israel is quickly becoming a global leader in health care innovation. During the mission to Israel, delegates witnessed how…

Nov 18
The Council Hosts Discussion with Intermountain Healthcare Senior VP and COO Robert Allen

The Nashville Health Care Council hosted Robert Allen, senior vice president and chief operating officer of Intermountain Healthcare, for an in-depth conversation about innovation and delivering value-based care. The discussion was moderated by former Utah Governor Mike Leavitt, founder and general partner of Leavitt Partners, at the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel in Nashville. More than 200…

Sep 10
Nashville Health Care Council Fellows Launches Recruitment for 2020 Class

Officials with the Nashville Health Care Council are pleased to announce that applications are open for the Class of 2020 Council Fellows. Fellows is a five-month intensive program that connects health care’s brightest minds, most influential leaders and top drivers of change by exposing them to exclusive curriculum and diverse perspectives across industry sectors. Applications…

Sep 3
Council and NCN Panel on Successful Health Care Entrepreneurs Investing in the Next Generation

On August 27, the Nashville Health Care Council and Nashville Capital Network hosted “Developing Health Care Ventures: Successful Entrepreneurs Investing in the Next Generation,” an annual event featuring veteran health care entrepreneurs and investors. More than 160 Council members attended the event at the Westin Nashville for insight into the journey of entrepreneur turned investor…

Jun 24
Council’s Leadership Health Care Initiative Announces Board of Directors

Leadership Health Care (LHC), an initiative of the Nashville Health Care Council, announces the appointment of its 2019–2020 board of directors, effective as of July 1, 2019. Jessica Wells, assistant vice president, education and research, Graduate Medical Education, HCA Healthcare, has been named board chairwoman, and Jordan Kendig, program director, patient experience, HCA Healthcare, will…

May 22
Nashville Health Care Council Panelists Discuss Investment Opportunities

Last week, the Nashville Health Care Council hosted an informative panel discussion on private equity investment within the health care industry. Panelists included Jeffrey R. Crisan, Managing Partner, Silversmith Capital Partners; Nancy-Ann DeParle, Partner, Consonance Capital; Justin Ishbia, Managing Partner, Shore Capital; and Casey West, Managing Partner, SSM Partners. Tom Wylly, Senior Partner at Brentwood…