Episodes

Dr. Jamie Sharp, VP/CMO for Medicare at Aetna, a CVS Health Company

As part of our Open Enrollment Series, Dr. Sharp shares how at an early age she developed a passion for serving others, which served as a catalyst into some of the work she is leading today at Aetna. Dr. Sharp mentions Aetna's focus on social determinants of health to promote aging in place to nearly 10 million older adults. Check out this episode!
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SCAN Group: SCAN’s 2022 Outlook wtih SCAN Health Plan’s Jill Selby and SCAN’s New Homeless Initiative CEO Dr. Michael Hochman

SCAN Group, mostly known for SCAN Health Plan, is expanding not just on the Medicare Advantage side in 2022, but also through it's Healthcare in Action medical group, addressing care for the homeless population.   Our episode checks out what's new with executives Jill Selby (SCAN Health Plan) and "street medicine" expert and SCAN Group's Healthcare in Action CEO Dr. Michael Hochman. Check out this episode!
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HLTH Conference Part 2: Google Health’s Care Studio VP, Sutter Health’s Chief Design & Innovation Officer, Ernst and Young’s Global Health Sector Leader, Paytient’s Chief Commercial Officer

With over 7,000 leaders from around the world coming together in Boston, I had the privilege of sitting down with leaders from a variety of impactful organizations. Part 1 includes: • Paul Muret- Google Health's VP and General Manager for Care Studio • Chris Waugh- Sutter Health's Chief Design and Innovation Officer • Aloha McBride- Ernst and Young's Global Health Sector Leader • Darius Chehrzad- Chief Commercial Officer of…
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HLTH Conference Part 1: National Coordinator for Health IT, Fitbit, BlueJeans by Verizon, Braingrade

With over 7,000 leaders from around the world coming together in Boston, I had the privilege of sitting down with leaders from a variety of impactful organizations. Part 1 includes: • Micky Tripathi- US Dept of Health and Human Services' National Coordinator for Health IT • Amy McDonough-Fitbit's Managing Director and General Manager • Krish Ramakrishnan-Co-Founder of BlueJeans by Verizon • Peter Schlecht-Founder of Braingrade Check out this episode!
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Dignity Health, St. John’s Camarillo Hospital Chief Medical Officer Dr. Lynn Jeffers & The Integrated Breast Center

Dr. Jeffers  discusses how getting admitted to med school while in high school  prepared her to become a CMO and also lead the Integrated Breast Center, a free resource by St. John's in Ventura County where Dr. Jeffers now practices in her home town. Check out this episode!
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National Association For Home Care and Hospice’s President Bill Dombi

One of the nation's leaders of the post-acute industry (home health, hospice, caregiving), Bill Dombi, joins the show and shares about his journey, as well as the journey of care in the home, over the past few decades and what we can expect to come in the near future as more care is delivered in the home.  Co-host April Stewart makes her debut on the show as well. Check…
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Encompass Health’s CMO Dr. Lisa Charbonneau on Acute Rehabilitation

Dr. Charbonneau explains how Encompass Health has become an expert for the care and expertise it provides in the acute rehabiltation hospital setting.  We explore her long tenure with Encompass Health and how confusion exists as what the term "rehabilitaton hospital" actually means. Check out this episode!
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Providence’s SVP and System Chief Nursing Officer Sylvain Trepanier

Syl joins the show and shares about his journey that started in Quebec, Canada. Caring for his father at a young age was an inspiration that would ultimately lead him to become one of North America's leaders in nursing, where he now oversees the efforts of 48,000 nurses under the Providence umbrella. Syl doesn't shy away from the discussion as we explore the role of a CNO and nursing…
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Mercy General’s Dr. Ronald Fong (Dignity Health-Sacramento): Physician Advisor In Care Coordination

Dr. Fong joins the show to break down what the physician advisor role is when serving as a liaison between care coordination or case management departments and the frontline physicians providing patient care in an acute care hospital setting. Check out this episode!
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DispatchHealth Co-Founder Kevin Riddleberger

DispatchHealth has made waves across the country as it has served over 300,000 patients to date in the home.  Kevin shares how Dispatch has grown into 18 states and how Dispatch has lead the waypreventing Emergency Department visits and bringing healthcare home. Check out this episode!
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