Episodes

Chris Johnson, CEO, Landmark Health

When recording this episode, Chris was actually the head of corporate development for Landmark, one of the innovators of truly having skin in the game for serving the sickest of the sick in the home.  Chris shares how Landmark doesn't take a penny unless it saves its partners through deployment of healthcare providers in the home. Check out this episode!
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Josh Luke- Ten Years of the Hospital Readmission Penalty: Lesson Learned & Best Practice Providers

Hospital Readmissions Guru and Healthcare Futurist Dr. Josh Luke takes a look back over the past 10 years to share what strategies have worked with readmission prevention. Josh also shares about how he became known as a expert in the readmission and care transitions space through his development of the National Readmission Prevention Collaborative, which took off in the early days of the readmission penalties. Check out this episode!
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The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation’s Dr. Liz Fowler

Liz shares how the Center for Medicare and Medicaid's (CMMI's) "Innovation Center" tests care and reimbursement models that often become the norm, including accountable care models and much of what we've have seen in the value movement.   Check out this episode!
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Kaiser Permanente’s Angel Vargas, Vice President, Care at Home, Southern CA & Hawaii

Angel shares his story of going from "unemployed dad" to becoming an executive leader that oversees the delivery of care in the home for one of Kaiesr Permanente's largest regions.  In our episode, Angel reveals how earlier chapters in his life, including time in the military and owning a computer business, helped him become the leader he is today. Check out this episode!
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Home Health Leaders Paul VerHoeve (Mission Healthcare), Josh Proffitt (LHC Group), and Bob Holly (Home Health Care News)

Josh, Paul, and Bob joined us at our first all-star event to touch on the latest in home health and post-acute care, including the Choose Home Act and workforce shortage. Check out this episode!
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Providence’s System CNO Sylvain Trepanier and Keck Medicine of USC’s CEO of Care and Ambulatory Services Smitha Ravipudi (All-Star Event)

Syl and Smitha joined our first live All-Star event and ambulatory care, nursing, and the workforce shortage. Check out this episode!
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Uber Health’s Caitlin Donovan with Dispatch Health’s Kevin Riddleberger (All-Star Event)

Caitlin and Kevin joined us at our first ever live All-Star event to share how mobility and speed are changing the way healthcare is accessed and delivered. Check out this episode!
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SCAN CEO Sachin Jain on Expansion, Action, & the Homeless (All-Star Event)

Kicking off our first ever All-Star Event, Sachin shares about SCAN's growth into other states, it's new initiative to sustainably seve the homeless population, and how action speakers louder than words. Check out this episode!
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Humana’s Dr. Amal Agarwal- VP Home Solutions

Dr. Agarwal joins the show and shares about his journey from frontline emergency department physician (he still does 2 shifts per month) to a leader focused on robust care in the home at one of the nation's largest health plans. Check out this episode!
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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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