CO hospitals are committed to improving affordability in our state. We are pleased that the state is projecting a decrease in premiums on the 2020 market, as it reflects how hospitals have taken ownership of their portion of the total cost of care. https://t.co/snQeRKPGf0
Tholen joined CHA in 2013 as VP of Financial Policy and CFO. Since then, he has helped CHA lead Colorado hospitals though important endeavors over the past few years, including payment and systems delivery reforms. https://t.co/oLPt7ZtKDa
Chris Tholen, CHA Executive VP, will succeed Summer as CHA President and CEO on Jan 1, 2020. Tholen was selected by a succession planning committee of the CHA Board of Trustees and was unanimously approved by the CHA Board earlier this year. https://t.co/oLPt7ZtKDa
Summer has had a tremendous impact on hospitals and health care in CO through his work to create a new focus on data analytics, further patient safety and quality and advocate on behalf of hospitals at the state and federal levels for the last 13 years. https://t.co/oLPt7ZtKDa
Just announced: Steven J. Summer, the long-tenured President and CEO of CHA, will be retiring at the end of this year after 13 years of distinguished work with the Association and Colorado hospitals. Read the full release here: https://t.co/oLPt7ZLluI
Closing out #CHACEO Forum with @SamWalkers and a look at what we can learn from the greatest teams in sports history. What did they all have in common? The arrival of one player who became the leader of the team.
Great tips from @SaraJRoss at #CHACEO about how to manage our emotional response and remember "what is my impact" so that we can make a better emotional connection with the people we work with and who matter most to us.
So pleased to have @TimNaftali join us at #CHACEO Forum to help us understand how partisanship has played out throughout American history and what we can learn from historical political achievements like the moon landing or the creation of Medicare.
Following on the research by Dr. Brent James, who brought his expertise to #CHACEO Forum, CHA is leading a clinical care variation initiative with Colorado hospitals, using data from the Association's new data analytics tool: https://t.co/OVWePFvFNp.
Dr. Brent James kicks off #CHACEO Forum with a fascinating look at the potential savings for the health care system if we address "waste" like clinical care variation. "This is the biggest financial opportunity you will see in your career."
We hosted 12 local high school students this week who are interested in pursuing a career in health care. They got some great hands on experience learning about emergency/trauma care, pediatric treatment, labor and delivery and surgical demonstrations. https://t.co/uCro70Wmnq https://t.co/2AV1cDaYjh