Advice for Aspiring Leaders from a Former Hospital CEO Healthcare Leadership by Dan Nielsen August 4, 2016 A couple weeks ago I was interviewed as a guest for John Self’s blog and podcast, Self Perspective. During the interview John asked me what advice I would share with a young “up and comer” working his or her way toward becoming a hospital CEO. It was a refreshing change to be on the other side of the interview. I responded with 4 main points: Integrity first! Be yourself and constantly strive to be the very best that you can be. Focus on serving others. Identify your core 5 to 7 strengths. Click here to read the full Healthcare Leadership article featured on the Journal of Healthcare Contracting blog.