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Q&A: Swapna Reddy, ASU College of Health Solutions

Emily Viles | Oct 16, 2019 | Arizona

Swapna Reddy is a Clinical Assistant Professor at Arizona State University, College of Health Solutions. She is also part of the faculty at Arizona State University’s Barrett, the Honors College, and an Adjunct Assistant Professor in Health Care Administration at the Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine, AZ.  In this...[ Read More ]

Q&A: Jack Hooper, Take Command Health

Emily Viles | Oct 8, 2019 | Texas

Jack Hooper is the Founder and CEO of Take Command Health. Prior to co-founding Take Command Health, Jack  was  a  strategy  consultant  at  the  Boston  Consulting  Group  and  an  intelligence  officer  for  the  FBI  and  CIA.  Jack twice received an innovation  award  from  the  Director  of  the  FBI  and  was ...[ Read More ]

Q&A: Colt Courtright, Premera, on HHS's rule on interoperability

Emily Boerger | Oct 7, 2019 | Alaska, Washington

Colt Courtright is the Director of Corporate Data & Analytics and is a key leader in Premera Blue Cross’s interoperability initiatives. We recently caught up with Courtright to discuss a proposed rule from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that aims to advance interoperability and allow patients...[ Read More ]

Q&A: Steve Wigginton, CEO of Sutter Health | Aetna

Emily Boerger | Oct 1, 2019 | California

Steve Wigginton is the Chief Executive Officer of Sutter Health | Aetna, a jointly-owned health care company serving members in Northern California. Wigginton joined us for a Q&A to discuss the joint venture’s major accomplishments in its first year, key lessons learned, and the partnership’s overarching goals related to utilizing...[ Read More ]

Q&A: Art Ushijima reflects on his career at Queen's

| Oct 1, 2019 | Hawaii

Art Ushijima is the President and CEO of the Queen’s Health Systems and is considered by many to be one of Hawaii’s most influential and consequential health care leaders. Last summer, Ushijima announced his retirement after 30 years at Queen’s. In anticipation of his retirement in January 2020, we spoke...[ Read More ]

Q&A: Rep. Paul Harris discusses receiving death threats over his vaccine bill

Emily Boerger | Sep 18, 2019 | Washington

Representative Paul Harris represents Washington’s 17th Legislative District in eastern Vancouver and parts of southwest Clark County. He serves as the Caucus Chair of the House Republicans and is a member of the House Health Care & Wellness, Education, and Rules Committees. During the 2019 Legislative Session, Harris sponsored a...[ Read More ]

Q&A: Cynthia Buiza, Executive Director of the California Immigrant Policy Center

Emily Boerger | Aug 30, 2019 | California

Cynthia Buiza is the Executive Director of the California Immigrant Policy Center (CIPC), where she leads the organization in its advocacy for immigrant rights. Buiza has over two decades of experience in human rights advocacy and nonprofit management. In this Q&A, Buiza discusses her work at CIPC, the Trump Administration’s...[ Read More ]

Q&A: Dr. Scott Miscovich on the new Kaneohe Joint Outreach Center

Emily Boerger | Aug 21, 2019 | Hawaii

The new Kaneohe Joint Outreach Center opened this week to serve individuals experiencing homelessness on the Windward side of Oahu. The medical clinic, which is operated by Hawaii Homeless Healthcare Hui (H4), will provide walk-in medical services, social services, referrals for mental health and drug abuse treatments, as well as...[ Read More ]

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