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Healthcare Leadership, Free Speech

18 July, 2016 Posted by John G. Self
As the GOP convention begins in Cleveland today it is probably important to revisit some rules of the road for senior executives in what may become one of the most heated, vitriolic Presidential campaigns in modern history.  It begins with a central question: What is more important — your strongly held political views and your […] Read more»

Big Systems, Big Overhead, Lower Rates of Reimbursement

15 July, 2016 Posted by John G. Self
In the 1990s, consulting firms charged clients big bucks for the latest fad product:  it was called many things but the most common term was downsizing. Hospital CEOs, believing the literature, rushed to refocus their organization on their “core business” (read: primarily inpatient care). Under the umbrella of focusing on the core business and a […] Read more»

SEIU Plan to Limit CEO Compensation Halted, Other News, Information, and A Story

2 July, 2016 Posted by John G. Self
Here is the rundown for our July 4th weekend podcast: A California judge halts an SEIU initiative on executive compensation Strategies for using executive compensation to enhance your brand A new survey on Millennial values provides some stunning, and promising, insights 19 hospitals in rural New Mexico have formed a network in hopes of surviving […] Read more»