Nov 2
National, State, Local Leaders Convene in Nashville to Address Well-Being

NASHVILLE – Community and business leaders from across Nashville gathered today to assess and broaden the discussion about how to improve health and quality of life in Nashville at “Health and Well-Being: Keys to Transformation,” presented by the Nashville Health Care Council, Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and Center for Health Transformation. The event joined…

Sep 17
Council Announces Two New Hires, Staff Roles

NASHVILLE – The Nashville Health Care Council announces two new additions and new staff roles. Caleb Graves is the new director of Membership Services. In this position, Graves manages member outreach, retention and recruitment. Prior to moving to Nashville, Graves spent approximately six years in Washington, D.C. working at the White House where he held…

Aug 26
Leadership Health Care Announces Board of Directors

NASHVILLE – Leadership Health Care (LHC) has announced its 2009-2010 board leadership and has appointed 14 new board members. All terms took effect on July 1. An initiative of the Nashville Health Care Council, LHC fosters the talents of Nashville’s next generation of health care industry leaders by creating educational, networking and mentoring opportunities for…

Aug 5
Innovative Health Care Companies Tops with Early-Stage Investors

NASHVILLE – Entrepreneurs face challenging times when it comes to capital investment in start-up and early-stage health care companies, but those with proven business models for saving money in the health care system are getting the most attention from venture capitalists and angel investors, according to experts in the field who spoke at a Nashville…

Jul 30
Council Announces 2009-2010 Board of Directors

NASHVILLE¬†– The Nashville Health Care Council announced the appointment of its 2009-2010 Board of Directors and newly-appointed Chairman Joey A. Jacobs, chairman, president and CEO of Psychiatric Solutions. Jacobs succeeds Thomas G. Cigarran, chairman, Healthways, Inc., who served as 2008-2009 and 2003-2004 Council chairman, and who remains on the board as a director. Serving as…

May 14
Health Care Services Well-Positioned for Opportunity, Growth

NASHVILLE – Despite uncertainty about financial markets and health care discussions in Washington, experts agree that the health care services industry is well-positioned for growth and will play a major role in the reform of health care delivery in the United States going forward. “I think turmoil of any kind always creates opportunity and in…

Apr 15
Lenders Bank on Health Care Sector Growth

NASHVILLE – Nashville’s top industry should be “cautiously optimistic” that bank capital is available in today’s economic environment, according to a panel of health care lenders gathered today at a Nashville Health Care Council breakfast to address The State of Health Care Industry Lending. Panelists told more than 200 of Nashville’s health care industry leaders…