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TheHealthcareLeadershipExperience Nurse Staffing Recruitment MatthewMawby
VIE Healthcare Podcasts
Lisa Miller

Nurse Staffing & Recruitment With Matthew Mawby| Ep. 46

In Episode 46 of The Healthcare Leadership Experience, Lisa is joined by Matthew Mawby, co-founder of StaffHealth.com. Together they discuss the challenges faced by healthcare organizations in nurse staffing and recruitment. Episode Introduction Healthcare is facing a crisis in nursing recruitment. A combination of burnout, high workload, low wages, and retirement means staffing levels are

Phil Kucharzyk System Director contract management strategies for cost savings The Healthcare Leadership Experience 1
VIE Healthcare Podcasts
Lisa Miller

Contract Management Strategies For Cost Savings With Phil Kucharzyk | Ep. 45

The big win of data discipline: the integration of good business intelligence and analytical support to develop and deliver automated reports that are delivered proactively. In Episode 45 of The Healthcare Leadership Experience, Lisa is joined by Phil Kucharzyk, System Director of Contracting at Bronson Health, to discuss effective contract management strategies for cost savings.

TheHealthcareLeadershipExperience 5 Proven Areas for Cost Savings
VIE Healthcare Podcasts
Lisa Miller

Areas For Cost Savings

There are significant cost savings hiding in hospital med surge reports. VIE regularly sees a 4-6% error rate in the contract reports. In Episode 44 of The Healthcare Leadership Experience, Lisa is joined by producer Adan Kovinich from The Lisa Larter Group. In today’s episode, Lisa presents five proven areas for cost savings. As Lisa

Doctor and Hospital Administrator engaging the physician for cost savings within the hospital.
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Lisa Miller

How to Engage Physicians for Cost Savings Success

Physician Engagement for Successful Cost Reduction Physician preference items or physician driven spend is a significant driver for hospitals. Hospitals should aim to work together with their physicians, not just work with them when the need arises. Three obstacles are observed when hospitals begin the initiative of engaging their physicians for cost savings. Hospitals should

The Healthcare Leadership Experience PPI Initiatives & Physician Collaboration with Bryant Covert
VIE Healthcare Podcasts
Lisa Miller

PPI Initiatives & Physician Collaboration with Bryan Covert | Ep. 43

Why focusing on construct rather than benchmarking is the most effective way to engage physicians in cost awareness. In Episode 43 of The Healthcare Leadership Experience, Bryan Covert, Managing Director of VIE Healthcare, to discuss Physician Preference Item (PPI) initiatives and physician collaboration. As Bryan observes ‘It’s really difficult to negotiate one contract for a

3 Trends Disrupting Healthcare Right Now
VIE Healthcare Podcasts
Lisa Miller

The Healthcare Industry Is Ripe for Disruption

The Multi-Trillion Dollar Opportunity In Episode 42 of The Healthcare Leadership Experience, Lisa is joined by her show producer Lisa Larter to discuss 3 trends disrupting healthcare right now. As Lisa Larter comments, ‘’The healthcare industry is ripe for disruption right now, and that requires a different way of looking at all aspects of patient

The Healthcare Leadership Experience Episode 41 Zero Based Budgeting
VIE Healthcare Podcasts
Lisa Miller

Zero-Based Budgeting Can Lead to Substantial Cost Savings

We’re taking a deep dive into what zero-based budgeting will do for your hospital. In Episode 41 of The Healthcare Leadership Experience, Lisa is joined by her show producer Lisa Larter. Together they discuss zero-based budgeting for hospitals.  As Lisa Miller comments, ‘’Sometimes it’s not about pricing. Sometimes it’s not about consolidation. Sometimes it’s going

2022 Supply Chain Trends The Healthcare Leadership Experience Radio Show Episode 40
VIE Healthcare Podcasts
Lisa Miller

Items Affecting Your Hospital Supply Chain

Supply Chain Trends You Should Be Watching in 2022 In Episode 40 of The Healthcare Leadership Experience, Lisa is joined by Pandush Mitre from the VIE Healthcare team to discuss current trends in supply chain and contract management. As Lisa comments, ‘’Hospitals that take that deep historical, analytical view and create a spend baseline… they

Top 6 Hospital Costs Trends in 2022
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Lisa Miller

6 Emerging Hospital Costs Trends

6 Emerging Hospital Costs Trends Have you thought about hospital costs trends in 2022? There are 6 emerging hospital costs trends you should watch in 2022 and beyond. The Covid-19 pandemic is undoubtedly the most significant challenge the healthcare system has faced in living memory. It disrupted the daily lives of Americans and significantly impacted

Physician Retention & Why It Matters With Douglas Farrago, MD The Healthcare Leadership Experience Radio Show Episode 39
VIE Healthcare Podcasts
Lisa Miller

Physician Retention & Why It Matters With Douglas Farrago, MD | Ep. 39

The #1 Focus of Every Physician Is Spending More Time With Their Patients In Episode 39 of The Healthcare Leadership Experience, Lisa is joined by Douglas Farrago MD, author of 7 books. Together they explore the topic of his latest book The Hospital Guide to Physician Retention: Why Creating a Physician-Friendly Environment Is Critical For

The Healthcare Leadership Experience with Richard Dormer
VIE Healthcare Podcasts
Lisa Miller

The Good the Bad and the Average in Purchased Services

VIE Reduced One Client’s Costs by $190K on a $250K Spend In Episode 38 of The Healthcare Leadership Experience, Lisa is joined by Richard Dormer, COO of VIE Healthcare. Together they discuss the good, the bad and the average of purchased services benchmarking.  As Richard comments, ‘..the majority of organizations are not able to run

The Healthcare Leadership Experience with Jim Cagliostro Episode 37 The Patient Experience
VIE Healthcare Podcasts
Lisa Miller

Creating a Positive Patient Experience

The Patient Experience Doesn’t End at the Time of Discharge In Episode 37 of The Healthcare Leadership Experience, Lisa is joined by Jim Cagliostro from VIE Healthcare. Together they discuss the challenges hospitals face in creating a positive patient experience. As Jim comments, ‘’Many patients are realizing they do have a choice…ultimately your hospital’s ability

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