Physician Leaders

Feb 13, 2018
The AHA is accepting nominations through March 16 for outstanding clinicians to be considered for leadership positions within the association. The Committee on Clinical Leadership is seeking five at-large clinicians to serve three-year appointments. The CCL is responsible for providing clinical…
Feb 6, 2018
At Inova Fairfax Medical Campus, we have created an environment where all staff and physicians embrace TeamSTEPPS and connect it to improving patient care. Effective communication across disciplines is essential to our key results for an “exceptional patient experience” and “a great place to work”…
Jan 26, 2018
America’s hospitals and health systems are changing to meet the evolving needs of the patients and communities we serve. But hospital leaders cannot do this important work alone. It’s a team effort. And among our most important partners are the physicians who work in our hospitals. That’s why,…
Jan 26, 2018
Contact: Marie Johnson, (202) 626-2351                Colin Milligan, (202) 638-5491   WASHINGTON – January 26, 2018 – Cheryl L. Hoying, Ph.D., R.N., NEA-BC, FACHE, FAAN, senior vice president of Patient Services at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital…
Jan 25, 2018
A small, rural hospital on the brink of closing takes a big chance on an unorthodox approach – they offer four-day work weeks, limited on-call commitment and time off for international service work.   The hospital hired not one, but two physicians excited to find an organization and community…
Jan 25, 2018
The Leadership Development Committee of the AHA Committee on Clinical Leadership (CCL) is actively soliciting nominations of clinicians affiliated with AHA member institutions for the Committee on Clinical Leadership.
Nominations are being sought for the following positions: Five (5) at-large clinician nominees for the Committee on Clinical Leadership To serve on the Committee on Clinical Leadership for a three-year term. Please submit your nomination materials no later than March 16, 2018.
Jan 24, 2018
The AHA is accepting nominations through March 16 for outstanding clinicians to be considered for leadership positions within the association. The Committee on Clinical Leadership is seeking five at-large clinicians to serve three-year appointments. The CCL is responsible for providing clinical input to the AHA advocacy and public policy process and serving as a clinical resource on policy issues, among other things.
Jan 22, 2018
The AHA Physician Alliance launched its first podcast series titled "Five Questions with Clinical Leaders." The series features a clinical leaders discussing a variety of topics related to: High-Value Care Leadership Development Resilience and Well-Being High-Value Care Preparing for MACRA…
Jan 17, 2018
The AHA is committed to addressing the resilience and well-being across the health care workforce. Below are resources to understand the drivers and implications of burnout, how to foster and grow, resilience and well-being and the tools hospitals and health systems can use to ensure a strong and vibrant team. Key resources to understand burnout and its implications:
Jan 8, 2018
The quality payment program (QPP) creates new quality measurement and reporting requirements for eligible clinicians and the hospitals with whom they partner.
However, the QPP’s payment implications will vary depending on a number of scenarios – such as whether a clinician is attributed to the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)i; to a MIPS alternative payment model (APM); or to an advanced APM. See Figure 1. While MIPS-eligible clinicians have a…