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From Delivering Babies to Delivering Revolutions

The fact is that if we continue doing what we are doing, American academic health centers will be extinct....
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Juicing Up Jeff

"Nobody's coming down from Mars to reinvent health care," says Klasko, 60. "Why not us?"...
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5 Things You Thought You Knew About Healthcare

The American health care system is in need of fundamental change. Trying harder will not work. Transforming systems of care will....
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In The Year 2024…

Here we are in the year 2024 and as I take stock over the past decade it is amazing how far we have come....
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One Jefferson: One Future

For six months, I’ve been listening as the people of Thomas Jefferson University and Hospitals talked about an ideal and optimistic future....
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Innovating With Telehealth

You cannot over-invest in physician leadership for telehealth. As an academic health center, this is our time to make that investment....
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The Four Pillars Every Academic Health Center Needs

The gift to Jefferson by the Sidney Kimmel Foundation is important for its transformative size, but also for its targets....
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Lessons from the Education World

Hospitals need creative partnerships and a leadership team with imagination, communication, teamwork and emotional intelligence....
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It’s Going to Take a Village

To keep patients healthy, we’re going to need a different, friendlier, and more collaborative kind of doctor....
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Patients Need to Hear More & We Need to Do More

Giving bad news, especially if there was an error in care, remains one of the toughest experiences for any of us as health care providers....
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