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BOLD Leadership in Healthcare with Chris Mahai

In this episode Sammi Guseyn-Zade, Consultant with Aveus, talks with Chris Mahai. Chris founded and led Aveus for over 20 years. Her work has taken her around the world, giving her a unique perspective on how leaders drive material and positive outcomes in today’s global marketplace. Chris is the author of three books including the topic of this episode: BOLD: Essential Leadership For Transformative Change. Listen to hear what we mean by BOLD leadership in healthcare and why BOLD leaders are best positioned to drive the transformation required in healthcare today.

Re-Engaging in Trust Featuring Dr. Jan Berger

In this episode Deborah McMahon, SVP of Aveus talks with Dr. Jan Berger about the recent release of her fifth book Re-Engaging in Trust: The Missing Ingredient to Fixing Healthcare. This book integrates five years of primary research and secondary research that leads readers to a set of concrete recommendations that can help move the needle positively around trust and outcomes.

Medication Management Strategies to Improve Health & Reduce Costs

Medication Management Strategies to Improve Health and Reduce Costs

In this episode Deborah McMahon, SVP of Aveus talks with Dr. Terry McInnis about how medication management strategies aid in reducing costs and improving health. In a paper she coauthored in 2018, she highlighted that there’s roughly half a trillion dollars in waste that can be attributed to non-optimized drug therapies. Deb and Terry talk about addressing some of the upstream root issues in the patient medication experience and how those can lead to improvements in downstream outcomes.

Putting Customers at the Center of Digital Healthcare

Putting Customers at the Center of Digital Healthcare

In this episode Deborah McMahon, SVP of Aveus talks with Susie Hume, Director of Digital Strategy, Experience and Delivery at Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield about how she and the team at Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield are delivering a differentiated customer experience for members and providers.