Strategic Workforce Issues

Aug 13, 2018
The AHA and AMGA invite their members to join a learning collaborative on developing and advancing clinical enterprises in an uncertain and dynamic environment for hospitals, health systems and medical groups. The AHA-AMGA Learning Collaborative is a national-level comprehensive program that…
Jul 10, 2018
Today’s health care human resource professionals are intimately familiar with the disruptive workforce challenges faced by the nation’s hospitals and health systems. Workforce shortages are a substantial concern made more prevalent by provider burnout. The amount of time physicians and nurses spend…
Jun 21, 2018
Winning the Battle on Disease Production and High-cost Medical Claims How Genesis Health System Fought Back Against Metabolic Syndrome     Wednesday, August 15, 2018 1 - 2 p.m. Eastern; noon - 1 p.m. Central; 10 - 11 a.m. Pacific   This webinar will cover how a…
Jun 21, 2018
Atul Gawande to Lead Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase Health Care Venture   Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase have selected Harvard Medical School professor and New Yorker staff writer Atul Gawande as the CEO of their still unnamed company. The organizations in…
May 18, 2018
Held December 6, 2017
This program offers three perspectives on the strategies and key leaders needed to develop a system-wide workforce development plan.  First, Rhonda Anderson, former CEO of Cardon Children’s Medical Center, part of BannerHealth and member of the AHA 2016 Committee on Performance Improvement…
May 18, 2018
AHA Workforce Webinar Series Recordings and Presentations The AHA Workforce Center hosts a series of webinars focused on sustainable health care delivery through strategic workforce development. The AHA issued a report, The Imperative for Strategic Workforce Planning and Development: Challenges…
May 16, 2018
Sens. Mike Lee (R-UT), Orrin Hatch (R-UT), Thom Tillis (R-NC) and Charles Grassley (R-IA) yesterday introduced the Standard Merger and Acquisition Reviews Through Equal Rules Act (S. 2847), AHA-supported legislation that would standardize the merger review process for the two federal antitrust…
May 3, 2018
May Diversity Dialogue - Positioning Your Diversity Strategy for Organizational Impact Tuesday, May 22, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. CT    Diversity and inclusion (D&I) is a critical strategic initiative that health care organizations are encouraged to adopt …
May 3, 2018
Ascension Partners with International Hospital Company to Start Global Supply Chain Firm Ascension, the largest private, tax-exempt, non-governmental health system in the United States, and Ramsay Health Care Limited, one of the top six private hospital operators in the world, this week announced…
Apr 27, 2018
ProMedica this week announced it has entered into a joint venture agreement with Welltower Inc. to acquire HCR ManorCare, the nation's second largest provider of post-acute and long-term care services. The Toledo, OH-based not-for-profit health system currently operates in six states. HCR ManorCare…