For healthcare organizations, it’s always been about the patient; Covid-19 only amplified that, said Tracy Elmer. In this podcast, she talks about how TrueCare is “meeting patients where they are,” why an inquisitive approach is so important, and why she loves her job.
In recognition of Women’s History Month, we offer perspectives from some of the most influential women in the industry on the obstacles they’ve faced, the progress that has been made, and the advice they offer to others.
“To be successful, we need diverse opinions and diverse experiences represented,” said Tanya Townsend. In a recent interview, she talked about her goals as CHIME Board Chair, why having “shoulders to lean on” is critical, and the biggest lessons learned from Covid.
The key to accelerating innovation – and solving the biggest problems in healthcare – is bringing “the whole health and care ecosystem together,” said Keith Fraidenburg, COO of CHIME, during a discussion about the upcoming ViVE event.
John Henderson, who holds the distinction of being the first African-American executive at CHOC Children’s, opens up about the advice that stopped him in his tracks, the importance of communicating the right away, and why hiring is such a critical aspect of leadership.