Archive for December, 2010

HR Resources Vol.3 No.26 | December 30, 2010

Thursday, December 30th, 2010

Longwoods Publishing presents the HR Resources Newsletter – access to: a database of best practices; Longwoods recruitment sites; key employer recruitment portals; a history of leadership transitions and appointments; current employment opportunities and more. Vol.3 No.26 | December 30, 2010 The HR Resources Newsletter is made possible by an unrestricted educational grant from: Visit Jobs.Longwoods.com for [...]

Longwoods eLetter December 28, 2010

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

Quote “Happy New Year!” Essay The most read essay of 2010 is: Bottom-Up vs. Top-Down Innovation – and Hot Air by Neil Seeman Off the Cuff According to Google Analytics During the first three weeks of December “search” sent many many thousands of visits to Longwoods.com driven by thousands of keywords. The top ten keywords [...]

ehealthrecord.info Vol. 7 No. 26, December 22, 2010

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

Fact and Stats Electronic health record use has varying effects on productivity depending on medical specialty, according to a University of California-Davis study. The study — led by Hemant Bhargava, associate dean and professor of management and computer science at the UC-Davis Graduate School of Management — monitored the implementation of an EHR system in [...]

Longwoods eLetter December 21, 2010

Tuesday, December 21st, 2010

Quote “. . . losing sight of what you truly believed when the meeting began is one way of defining innovation.” No one has defined innovation as Malcolm Gladwell does. See his column on “group think” here. Essay How to create your “personal brand.” Lessons from Mr. Claus as told by Malcolm Gladwell. Click here. [...]

HR Resources Newsletter Vol.3 No.25 | December 16, 2010

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

Longwoods Publishing presents the HR Resources Newsletter – access to: a database of best practices; Longwoods recruitment sites; key employer recruitment portals; a history of leadership transitions and appointments; current employment opportunities and more. Vol.3 No.25 | December 16, 2010 The HR Resources Newsletter is made possible by an unrestricted educational grant from: Visit Jobs.Longwoods.com for [...]

Longwoods eLetter December 14, 2010

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010

Quote “Achieving high value for patients must become the overarching goal of health care delivery, with value defined as the health outcomes achieved per dollar spent….system. If value improves, patients, payers, providers, and suppliers can all benefit while the economic sustainability of the health care system increases.” Michael Porter. See Is There Value in Obesity [...]

ehealthrecord.info Vol. 7 No. 25, December 8, 2010 Vol. 7 No. 25, December 8, 2010

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

Fact and Stats A detailed and standardized national registry of commonly used joint replacement devices would improve patient outcomes and create clinical and financial efficiencies, according to a Kaiser Permanente research study of 85,000 joint surgeries published in the November issue of the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. This prospective study of 80,000 total [...]

Longwoods eLetter December 7, 2010

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

Quote “All around us, people are at work leading change in healthcare. All of these leaders have a journey of experience from which they have learned (and are learning!) lessons.” – Paul Batalden Essay The Spinoff (Part 3): Does Faculty Tenure Harm Commercialization? by Neil Seeman Off the Cuff Lessons Learned in changing healthcare …  [...]

HR Resources -Vol.3 No.24 | December 2, 2010

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

Longwoods Publishing presents the HR Resources Newsletter – access to: a database of best practices; Longwoods recruitment sites; key employer recruitment portals; a history of leadership transitions and appointments; current employment opportunities and more. Vol.3 No.24 | December 2, 2010 The HR Resources Newsletter is made possible by an unrestricted educational grant from: Visit Jobs.Longwoods.com for [...]