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Nashville Business Journal reveals the 2019 Women of Influence winners

Congratulations to Dr. DeAnn Bullock, TeamHealth’s Emergency Department Medical Director at Nashville General Hospital, for being named among the 2019 Nashville Business Journal’s Women of Influence! To read the full list of nominees and winners, subscribe to Nashville Business Journal here.

Case Studies

Leadership and Clinician Retention: Baptist Memorial Hospital Case Study

Hospital Information Facility: Baptist Memorial Hospital – Memphis, Tennessee TeamHealth Services: Emergency Medicine, Hospital Medicine, and Orthopedic Surgery TeamHealth Impact Grew the hospital medicine team from 14 to 18 physicians over 3 years Eliminated locum tenens by creating a core group of physicians following the “hiring for proper fit” process, which resulted in high physician...

White Papers

Fast-Tracking Improvements in Emergency Department Operations With Lean Principles and Practice

Lean Healthcare principles have proven to be an invaluable tool for hospitals and health systems seeking innovative approaches to accommodate volume growth, reduce waste, enhance value, and improve overall patient experience. The key tenets of Lean Healthcare include: • Focus on processes that create value • Eliminate waste • Promote efficient flow • Continuously improve...

Case Studies

Performance Improvement: A Multi-Hospital Health System Case Study

Hospital Information Facility Type: Central Florida-based multi-hospital regional health system TeamHealth Services: Hospital Medicine TeamHealth Impact Length of stay dropped to 6% below benchmark Provider satisfaction increased to the 97th percentile among TeamHealth clinicians Patient satisfaction scores rose above the 75th percentile for the first time in three years Use of locum tenens physicians eliminated...

Events

Texas Hospital Association 2019 Annual Conference

February 21 - 22, 2019

We are looking forward to attending and exhibiting at the THA Annual Meeting in Austin, February 21st – 22nd. If you are interested in connecting with us and learning more about TeamHealth’s hospital based physician services, stop by booth #804 in the exhibit hall or email Virginia Kinnane at Virginia_kinnane@teamhealth.com to schedule a time to...

Featured Articles

Skilled Nursing Weighs Potential Patient Population

Skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) are constantly being asked to expand their capacities to care for populations they were never intended to treat. Think back to when subacute rehabilitation first arrived, and SNFs geared up to provide short-term rehabilitation. What about HIV/AIDS, chronic mental illness, and ventilator units? These are all populations that SNFs initially struggled...