Battling to Attract and Retain the Best

Article Summary Our employees are our most valuable resource.” We constantly hear these words from organizational leaders across every industry, but mostly in the healthcare and life sciences fields where employees make decisions that not only impact a ‘customer service score’, but

Health Leaders Media Industry Survey Just Released!

Survey Summary The HealthLeaders Media Industry Survey 2010 report is based on seven concurrent surveys sent to healthcare leaders in seven segments across the industry: CEO, finance, technology, physician, health plan, marketing, and quality leaders. In addition, data has been extracted based

Improve Employee Satisfaction and Leadership Accountability

Case Study Summary UMC implements Performance Manager® – In healthcare, employee satisfaction is more than just a ‘feel good’ initiative. It’s a strategic imperative that directly affects patient satisfaction and employee retention. That’s why so many organizations are turning to software like

The Power of Employee Energy in the Health Care Industry

Article Summary As part of the research, staff were asked open-ended comment questions soliciting ideas for saving money. Feedback resulted in numerous ideas that the hospital was able to implement. The ideas range from small wins (e.g. recycling paper, buying less expensive

Finding A Group Practice Administrator

New Talent Rescues Midwest Group Case Study Summary This case study is an actual account of a Health Care Executive Search Division client engagement. Name’s have been changed to ensure the healthcare organizations ‘anonymity in today’s highly competitive marketplace. This Health Care

2009 Physician Executive Compensation Survey

Survey Summary The seventh biennial survey of ACPE members identifies key trends and factors driving today’s physician executive compensation and serves as an essential reference resource for physician executives and healthcare organizations developing leadership roles for physicians. “There is a growing need

How to Impact Health Care Costs

Article Summary Leading employers in the United States today know all too well that rising health care costs have the potential to significantly reduce net income and have a negative impact on employee morale and productivity. Working with 350 of the largest

Can New Leadership Rejuvenate Big Pharma?

Article Summary The last five years have not been great ones for the large-cap pharmaceutical space. Not only has the industry been tainted by high-profile safety scandals, but many would-be blockbuster drugs have failed late stage trials. While that has been going

Job Growth Continues for Healthcare Sector

Article Summary While the nation’s unemployment rate has increased to 9.8 percent, hospitals reported 8,000 payroll additions in November and 42,200 payroll additions so far this year. The growth in hospital jobs is nearly double the 21,700 jobs created in the first

Recruiting New Talent To A Group

Case Study Summary This Executive Search Division client is a multi-specialty group practice of approximately 45-50 physicians. The Clinic is located approximately 45 minutes outside of Nashville, Tennessee, located in a bedroom community of approximately 30,000. The Clinic was then owned by