Q&As: How top health systems are tackling Covid-19

How health system executives are responding to the Covid-19 epidemic

Throughout the Covid-19 epidemic, Advisory Board has been on the phone with the nation's most influential hospital and health system executives. Here's what they want you to know about the Covid-19 surge—including insights from top executives at WellSpan, University Hospitals, Dignity Health, and many more.

'A profound effect': Cleveland Clinic's Chief of Medical Operations on how Covid-19 is reshaping care delivery
Robert Wyllie, Chief of Medical Operations at Cleveland Clinic | June 8

 Q&A: How Novant Health is harnessing real-time data to safely reopen
Eric Eskioglu, CMO of Novant Health | June 5

How SSM Health is responding to Covid-19 by thinking globally and reopening locally
Laura Kaiser—President and CEO of SSM Health | May 21

Q&A: Inside Centura Health's plan to restart non-essential care
Shauna Gulley, Chief Clinical Officer at Centura Health | May 14

Q&A: How NorthShore's CEO fought Covid-19 as a patient—and a health system leader
J.P. Gallagher, President and CEO of NorthShore | May 4

'A moral issue': How MU Health Care is weighing when to reopen the health system
Stevan Whitt, CMO of University of Missouri Health Care | April 24

How University Hospitals is managing Covid-19 'micro-surges'—and planning for what's next
Daniel Simon, President of University Hospital Cleveland Medical Center and UH Chief Clinical and Scientific Officer | April 14

'This is a marathon, not a sprint': How WellSpan Health took early action to prepare for a Covid-19 surge
Roxanna Gapstur, WellSpan Health President and CEO | April 9

'Preparing for a disaster': How Dignity Health is navigating the Covid-19 epidemic
Richard Carvolth, Chief Physician Executive of Dignity Health | April 9

'Staff are loving this': A look inside Everett's self-testing drive-thru service
John Newton, VP of Operations at The Everett Clinic | April 6

'Do your planning now': EvergreenHealth CNO's stark warning to American hospitals
Mary Shepler, CNO at EvergreenHealth | April 1

How Stanford Health cut Covid-19 drive-thru testing times to 4 minutes
Maja Artandi, Medical Director for Stanford Express Care Clinics | March 27  

Q&A: How Ochsner Health started Covid-19 planning 'long before anyone was aware of this disease'
David Grimes, Assistant VP of Hospital Operations at Ochsner Health-West Bank | March 26

Preparing for the surge: How Penn Med is bolstering capacity and staff to brace for COVID-19 cases
Patrick J. Brennan, CMO and Senior VP at Penn Medicine | March 26

Q&A: Why Providence Health wants you to use its Covid-19 triage chatbot
Sara Vaezy, Providence Health's Chief Digital Strategy Officer | March 26

How Trinity Health is tackling COVID-19, from tiered staffing to 'Kids Teaching Kids'
Reginald Eadie, CEO of Trinity Health of New England, and Syed Hussain, Chief Clinical Officer and Senior VP at Trinity Health Of New England. | March 25

How Wellforce is ramping up its COVID-19 capacity—fast
Michael Wagner, Chief Physician Officer at Wellforce | March 23

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