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10 takeaways: Covid-19 transformed telehealth overnight. What does it mean for the future?

Christopher Kerns , Amanda Berra June 15, 2020

With telehealth reimbursement finally seeing reimbursement parity with in-person visits during the public health emergency, providers of all stripes have begun investing heavily in a variety of platforms. In Thursday's session, Advisory Board's John League discussed the future of telehealth reimbursement, the technical needs that still need to be met, and how remote technology is poised to remake primary care.

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10 takeaways: How to build true health equity amid a global pandemic

Christopher Kerns , Amanda Berra June 8, 2020

Advisory Board's Christopher Kerns and Amanda Berra provide their top 10 takeaways on the past week of the Covid-19 epidemic, focusing on the vital role that health care leaders play in combating structural racism, during the pandemic and beyond.

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'A first like no other': WellSpan’s CEO on reimagining health care—and leading through crisis

Eric Larsen, President, larsene@advisory.com June 4, 2020

Welcome to the "Lessons from the C-suite" series, featuring Advisory Board President Eric Larsen's conversations with the most influential leaders in health care.

In this edition, Roxanna Gapstur, Ph.D., R.N., president and CEO of WellSpan Health, talks about how the COVID-19 response has irrevocably changed the system, why vertical integration is a necessary “battle,” and how taking the CEO position has defined a "career of firsts."

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10 takeaways: What America can learn from the world's coronavirus response

Christopher Kerns , Amanda Berra May 29, 2020

To help navigate developments in the Covid-19 pandemic, we have compiled a list of 10 key takeaways for the week, consolidated from our webinar on May 28. This time, we hosted leaders from our International team to compare U.S. strategies, technologies, and outcomes to those being adopted in other parts of the world. Join us Thursday, June 4, for our next update on where things stand.

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10 takeaways: Covid-19 has shaken up health plans. What happens next?

Christopher Kerns , Amanda Berra May 22, 2020

To help navigate developments in the Covid-19 pandemic, we have compiled a list of key takeaways for the week, consolidated from our webinar on May 21. This time, we focused on health plans, and welcomed expert cohosts Rachel Sokol and Natalie Trebes from Advisory Board. Join us Thursday, May 28, for our next update on where things stand.

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10 takeaways: Covid-19 has shaken up health policy. What happens next?

Christopher Kerns , Amanda Berra May 15, 2020

To help navigate developments in the Covid-19 pandemic, we have compiled a list of  key takeaways for the week, consolidated from our webinar on May 14. This time, we focused on policy, and welcomed expert cohosts Mara Mcdermott and Rachel Stauffer from McDermott+Consulting. Join us Thursday, May 21, for our next update on where things stand.

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10 takeaways: What health systems must consider as they mull reopening

David Willis , Christopher Kerns May 8, 2020

The Covid-19 epidemic continues to spread across the United States. To help navigate the developments, we have compiled a list of 10 key takeaways on Covid-19, consolidated from our webinar on May 7. Join us Thursday, May 14, for an update on where things stand.

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8 ways the 'new normal' will shift strategic planning post-Covid-19

Shay Pratt May 5, 2020

At this stage of the Covid-19 crisis, strategy leaders are focused on two immediate challenges: developing restart and recovery plans, and estimating scenarios for health system demand for the next 18 months. But they are also thinking through the long-term changes the epidemic will bring to the health care landscape.

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