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The Healthcare Leadership Experience A New Nurse Model For Transformational Change | E.87
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Jim Cagliostro

A New Nurse Model For Transformational Change with Jennifer Thietz | E. 87

Episode Introduction  Jennifer highlights the soaring post-pandemic levels of burnout and high turnover among nursing staff, why the four primary nursing models are no longer effective, and shares her vision of building on a one-to-five patient-nurse ratio. She also explains why rebuilding connections helps nurses and patients to thrive, why nurses need to unite and

The Healthcare Leadership Experience Episode 85 - Making a Ruckus for the Patient Experience
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Jim Cagliostro

Making a Ruckus for the Patient Experience with Denise Wiseman | E. 86

Episode Introduction  Denise explains the importance of a positive attitude in ruckus making, why healthcare needs a new paradigm of CARE, and the importance of setting rather than meeting expectations. She also highlights the need to make a ruckus about HCAHPS, the critical role of Patient Family Advisory Councils, and reminds us that all leaders

The Healthcare Leadership Experience Episode 85 - Reimagining our Approach to the Mental Health Crisis
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Jim Cagliostro

Reimagining our Approach to the Mental Health Crisis with Dr. Helen Egger | E. 85

Episode Introduction  WARNING: This episode contains discussions on sensitive mental health topics that include depression, anxiety, and suicide among youth. Helen explains Little Otter’s approach to mental healthcare for children, why mental health treatment hasn’t improved in ten years, and why it’s hard being a parent in America. She also describes how tantrums can be

The Healthcare Leadership Experience Episode 84 - The Critical Role of Clinical Research in Patient Care
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Jim Cagliostro

The Critical Role of Clinical Research in Patient Care with Todd Nicklas | E. 84

Episode Introduction  Todd explains the history of clinical research through Paul Offit’s You Bet Your Life, asks the big question of ‘’replacement or supplement’’, and explains why patients are always their own biggest advocates. He also explains the need for monitoring the ‘’gray line’’, and why the key focus in all clinical trials is failing

The Healthcare Leadership Experience Episode 83 - Operational Efficiencies in Healthcare
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Jim Cagliostro

Operational Efficiencies in Healthcare with Ryan Lee | E. 83

Episode Introduction  Ryan explains how appropriate staffing can transform patient outcomes, how nursing shortages haven’t changed much since 2001, and highlights the power of technology to humanize the hiring process. He also shares the #1 operational inefficiency, explains why there’s more to the talent shortage than burnout, and highlights the health system building meditation pods

How Tech Transforms Echo & Medical Devices | E.82
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Jim Cagliostro

How Tech Transforms Echo & Medical Devices with Clifford Thornton | E. 82

Episode Introduction  Clifford explains the two types of echocardiograms, the benefits of 3D versus 2D echoes, and why it takes $72 million and a decade to launch new medical devices in the US. He also highlights how spending on cardiovascular care has risen to $600 bn a year and offers a Top Gun analogy to

The Healthcare Leadership Experience Episode 81 - The Power of Gratitude in the Workplace
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Jim Cagliostro

The Power of Gratitude in the Workplace with Scott Colby | E. 81

Episode Introduction  Scott explores why gratitude is a form of self-care, why it’s good business to implement a gratitude practice, and the impact of workplace loneliness. He also reveals the reason that 79% of workers leave their jobs, the transformative power of a handwritten note and how 36 questions can build long-lasting connections. Show Topics

The Healthcare Leadership Experience Episode 75
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Jim Cagliostro

How 3D Problem-Solving Models Transform Healthcare with David Dibble | E. 80

Episode Introduction  David explains the law of dissipating structures, how systems, not people, produce 94% of outcomes, and why reorder is a ‘’flight towards chaos.’’ He also explains why the C-suite and frontline employees are different systems in healthcare, highlights the importance of a ‘’pull’’ strategy, and shares why systems improvement means everybody wins.    Show

The Healthcare Leadership Experience Episode 79
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Jim Cagliostro

Recognizing the Role of Caregiver with Melissa Fisher | E. 79

Episode Introduction  Melissa shares the four challenges faced by caregivers today, calls on doctors to recognize family and patients as a ‘’unit’’, and highlights the ‘’unpaid, untrained, overwhelmed, burned-out’’ reality of caregiving. She also emphasizes the need for a pathway for dementia care, and asks why the beginning of life is so well-orchestrated in healthcare,

The Healthcare Leadership Experience Episode 78 Motivational Interviewing in Healthcare
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Jim Cagliostro

Motivational Interviewing in Healthcare with Dr. Bruce Berger | E. 78

Episode Introduction  Bruce explains that motivational interviewing is still the most effective intervention for substance abuse, why adherence hasn’t improved in 40 years, and why discharge counseling should be provided the day before patients leave hospital. He also shares how MI interventions reduced the patient dropout rate from 13% to 1.2%, saving $93 million for

The Healthcare Leadership Experience Episode 77
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Jim Cagliostro

Patient Engagement: A Two-Way Relationship with Lonnie Hirsch | E. 77

Episode Introduction  Lonnie shares the ‘’three lacks’’ that get in the way of effective patient engagement, why patients must be empowered to take ownership of their own health journeys, and reminds us that, while healthcare is episodic, health is a constant. He also explains why patient engagement is not a marketing issue, why its highest

The Healthcare Leadership Experience Episode 76
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Jim Cagliostro

Workplace Safety In The Healthcare Setting with Janelle Barowski | E. 76

Episode Introduction  Janelle draws on her nursing and writing experience to explain why staffing levels are at the root of workplace safety issues, how unsafe ratios are leading to unsafe choices and the need to shift the mindset away from martyrdom. She also reiterates why the General Duty Clause of the OSHA Act should be

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