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Industry Trends 2017 Interim Intelligence Index Infographic

The need for experienced healthcare leadership is reaching critical levels. Increasing turnover rates and an exodus of current executives is creating a leadership vacuum across the industry. This infograph details specific insights and benefits healthcare organizations are achieving through the use of B.E. Smith Interim Leadership. 

   
Industry Trends 2017 Interim Intelligence Index Infographic

The need for experienced healthcare leadership is reaching critical levels. Increasing turnover rates and an exodus of current executives is creating a leadership vacuum across the industry. This infograph details specific insights and benefits healthcare organizations are achieving through the use of B.E. Smith Interim Leadership. 

Industry Trends Executive Brief: Five Actionable Strategies from AWHONN 2017

The 2017 AWHONN Annual Meeting explored a variety of topics under the theme, "energize and support nurses to translate knowledge into action." Nurse leaders gathered to discuss a wide range of challenges, including building leadership competencies, increasing retention, improving care through patient-centered cultural sensitivity, promoting a healthy nurse work environment, and minimizing nurse liability risk. This B.E. Smith executive brief offers insights into these discussions and the key takeaways shared at the meeting. 

Industry Trends Executive Brief: Patient Financial Engagement, Analytics in Spotlight at HFMA Conference

The 2017 HFMA ANI Annual Conference explored a variety of topics under the theme, "collaborating for the future." CFO and financial leaders gathered to discuss a wide range of challenges, including influencing change, improving patient financial engagement, leveraging analytics, and finance's role in promoting strong physician leadership. This B.E. Smith executive brief offers insights into these discussions and the key takeaways shared at the conference. 

Industry Trends Fresh Insights on Interim Leadership: Strategies for Success

The annual B.E. Smith Interim Intelligence Survey details specific opportunities, benefits, and considerations regarding Interim Leadership. This B.E. Smith white paper offers insights and best practice on this important and growing leadership workforce strategy in the healthcare industry.

Industry Trends High Cost of Leadership Turnover

Turnover, it is an issue which is gaining increasing focus for healthcare organizations and executives. For good reason, turnover impacts an entire organization including clinical, financial, and operational outcomes. It also fuels an increasingly competitive labor market. This B.E. Smith Industry Report explores the cost implications and some of the more productive strategies to successfully avoid or mitigate the risk associated with turnover. 

Career Management CAREER PLANNING: 8 Strategies to Propel Growth

Faced with the opportunities and challenges associated with transformational industry change, healthcare executives recognize the need to cultivate strong leadership skills. In fact, 30% of respondents in this year’s B.E. Smith Intelligence Report cited leadership competencies as their chief overall concern. Executives looking to advance to senior leadership ranks should take advantage of all available internal programs. But your initiative is your biggest asset. Proactive and sustained attention to career planning enhances your potential for success. This B.E. Smith industry report offers eight strategies to optimize career advancement.

Career Management MANAGING YOUR WORKFLOW: Strategies for Success

As the challenges of today’s healthcare environment intensify, effective workflow management will become even more essential. This B.E. Smith Industry Report offers eight strategies healthcare leaders can utilize to best manage their time and optimize professional success while simultaneously fulfilling personal pursuits.

Industry Trends 2017 Impact of Leadership Turnover (Infographic)

The healthcare industry is consistently among the top in regards to turnover rates from the C-suite to front-line staff. The rate of change in hospitals and health systems underscores the importance for organizations to develop and implement strategies which reduce or eliminate risk of leadership turnover. This B.E. Smith infographic highlights the challenges organizations face in regards to recruiting and retaining executive leadership. 

Industry Trends Turnover to Triumph

Rising workforce turnover is a significant challenge as healthcare organizations battle to maintain momentum in building the high-performing and collaborative teams required in today’s rapidly transforming healthcare industry. It is an issue that demands continual analysis of trend lines and root causes. Turnover can be mitigated through a variety of related strategies. This white paper distills B.E. Smith research and advisory experience to explore several strategies for success.

Industry Trends Executive Brief: Five Takeaways from the Becker’s Annual Conference

The Becker’s Hospital Review Annual Meeting provided an wide range of insights for healthcare leaders trying to navigate the shifting healthcare landscape. This B.E. Smith executive brief outlines five themes which were the focus of this year's meeting. From industry trends and transformational change to patient experience and physician leadership, the annual meeting provided many strategies for healthcare leaders.