Phil Newbold: What Inspired Him to Focus on Innovation & Enhancing Community Health

In today’s interview segment Dan Nielsen, Founder & CEO of America’s Healthcare Leaders asks Phil Newbold (retired) CEO Beacon Health to talk about what inspired him regarding innovation and enhancing community health. Newbold shares that Leland Kaiser suggested to him some thirty years ago that they should consider being a tithing hospital… which they are.  […]

Diane S. Hopkins On Her New Book

Unleashing the Chief Moment Officers

In today’s interview Dan Nielsen, Founder and CEO of America’s Healthcare Leaders asks Diane S. Hopkins, Author, about her new book, Unleashing the Chief Moment Officers. Hopkins shares that this book was 4 years in the making and gives details in the interview as to why.  She shares that in the book she discusses the […]

Diane S. Hopkins: Creating More Innovative Cultures

In today’s video Dan Nielsen, Founder and CEO of America’s Healthcare Leaders asks Diane Hopkins, Author of Unleashing the Chief Moment Officers and Certified Experience Economy Expert to share about the value in creating more innovative cultures in health systems today. Hopkins says “when you can’t point to what something is going to “be” in […]

Diane S. Hopkins: The Value of Her Role in the Organization

In today’s video Dan Nielsen, Founder and CEO of America’s Healthcare Leaders asks Diane S. Hopkins, Author Unleashing the Chief Moment Officer; Certified Experience Economy Expert to explain her unique role in the organization. Hopkins explains there are 2 sides of the equation.  The internal value and the external value.  Internally it’s how we represent […]

Diane Watts Describes Her Ideal Client and How She Can Be Reached

During today’s video segment, Dan Nielsen, Founder and CEO of America’s Healthcare Leaders asks Diane Watts, CEO Watts Professional Development who her ideal client is and what is the best way for people to reach her. Watts simple but direct response was, “Anyone who is interested in having persuasive communications.” Nielsen also adds that everyone […]

Watts’ Communication Course Was Worth Millions to One Client

Dan Nielsen, Founder and CEO of America’s Healthcare Leaders asks Diane Watts, CEO Watts Professional Development to share the measurable value she brings to her clients. Watts responds with the following: “I bring greatest measurable value to my clients by…” Helping them gain audience with their customers Changing their relationships with their customers To hear […]

Dan Neufelder on How He Can Uniquely Assist and Inform Organizations, Boards and Communities

Dan Nielsen, Founder and CEO of America’s Healthcare Leaders asks Dan Neufelder, Founder and CEO of Neufelder Consulting Group how he can specifically help organizations better understand the challenges ahead. Neufelder has a unique position because he himself has been a health system CEO and understands what needs to be done and the challenges ahead. […]

Dan Neufelder to Healthcare Leaders: DON’T WAIT

Dan Neufelder, Founder and CEO of Neufelder Consulting Group shares with Dan Nielsen, Founder and CEO of America’s Healthcare Leaders that healthcare leaders should NOT WAIT! Neufelder goes on to explain that leaders should NOT WAIT for the people who follow them to lead this effort… It’s complicated and we are in very difficult times. […]

Dan Neufelder: A Prescription for the Future

Part 2

Today Dan Neufelder, Founder and CEO of Neufelder Consulting, addresses more of his prescription for the future in part 2. In this segment, Neufelder adds the following to his prescription for the future: Precision personalized care Computing power now available Promote innovations within our healthcare systems Rebuilding our culture New generation of healthcare leaders To […]

Dan Neufelder: A Prescription for the Future

Part 1

America’s Healthcare Leaders founder and CEO Dan Nielsen asks Dan Neufelder, Founder and CEO of Neufelder Consulting Group, to share with us his “prescription for the future.” In this video (the first part of Neufelder’s prescription) he addresses the change from the healthcare side. Neufelder believes we have to start with several things, including: Adopting […]

Nate Kaufman On How He Addresses the Complex Issues in Healthcare as a Strategic Advisor

Dan Nielsen, Founder and CEO of America’s Healthcare Leaders asks Nate Kaufman, Managing Director, Kaufman Strategic Advisors how he addresses the diverse and complex issues in healthcare, asking about his staff size and partnering with others. In Kaufman’s office he smiles when he says there are “3”… himself, his assistant and his dog Whisky. Kaufman […]

Kaufman Strategic Advisors: Advice for Healthcare Systems

Dan Nielsen, Founder and CEO of America’s Healthcare Leaders asks Nate Kaufman, Managing Director of Kaufman Strategic Advisors, “How do you generate ROI (return on investment) for your clients?” Kaufman refers to himself as a contrarian. His job is to typically negotiate on behalf of physicians, and many times what health systems say their focus […]

Featured Leader: Nate Kaufman

Strategic Healthcare Advisor

Today we are pleased to begin featuring a recent interview with Nate Kaufman, Managing Director of Kaufman Strategic Advisors. Kaufman has decades of experience in healthcare leadership and is highly regarded throughout the industry as a knowledgable and highly-successful advisor and keynote speaker. His company’s credo is: “Improving Healthcare Delivery by Enhancing the Strategic/Financial Performance […]

The Wetrich Group’s Focus on Solutions

In this video segment Dan Nielsen, Founder and CEO of America’s Healthcare Leaders asks Jim Wetrich, CEO of The Wetrich Group about the importance of solutions. Wetrich discusses the core competencies of his organization and how they focus on specific solutions relative to each client. He also mentions the importance of knowing your core competencies […]

The Wetrich Group: What They Do and Why They Do It!

Today is the first in a series on Jim Wetrich (Big Red) and The Wetrich Group. This segment from the interview introduces Wetrich and shares information about his company and why they do what they do. In today’s segment Dan Nielsen, Founder and CEO of America’s Healthcare Leaders asks Wetrich what inspired him to develop […]