Leadership

Patient-centered care becoming ‘person-centered care’

Patient-centered care becoming ‘person-centered care’

[Modern Healthcare, Sept. 14, 2019] A growing focus on patient-centered care—sometimes being called person centered care—at health systems is putting a spotlight on access, experience and the possibility of “hospital at home.” Health systems are broadening their definition of patient-centered care, sometimes extending the concept beyond clinical care by replacing the term “patient” with a […]

Ric Magnuson, Allina Health Chief Financial Officer

Healthcare CFOs look forward to value-based care, consumerism

[RevCycleIntelligence, September 6, 2019] Healthcare CFOs need to be strategic partners, not just financial gatekeepers, for their organizations to succeed under value-based care and other new ways of doing business. “Value-based care is the right thing to be doing from all perspectives. But it is a change from how we’re running and thinking about key […]

Regina Hospital president Helen Strike featured on Hastings radio station

[KDWA Radio, July 30, 2019] After being on the job as the new president of Allina Health’s Regina and River Falls Area Hospitals, Helen Strike sat down with Hastings radio stations KDWA’s Maureen McNeary to talk about her early impressions of Regina Hospital and Hastings. List to the interview here.

Helen Strike

Helen Strike named president of Regina Hospital and River Falls Area Hospital

[River Falls Journal, May 29, 2019] After spending a year and a half working at Press Ganey, Helen Strike will return to Allina Health as president of the Regina Hospital in Hastings and River Falls Area Hospital, effective June 1. Strike previously served as president of Allina’s Unity Hospital in Fridley, Minn., from 2013-2016. “I […]

Patient access is the next frontier for health systems

[Modern Healthcare, May 18, 2019] It’s no longer enough to be there when a patient needs care. Now, health systems are seeking ways to get ahead by providing support before a patient experiences a health issue. Health systems are “expanding the notion of health,” according to Dr. Penny Wheeler, CEO of Minneapolis-based Allina Health. That […]

Lisa Shannon, Chief Operating Officer, Allina Health

The ambitious agenda of Allina Health COO Lisa Shannon

[Becker’s Hospital Review, March 11, 2019] Lisa Shannon serves as executive vice president and COO of Allina Health, a 12-hospital system headquartered in Minneapolis. She assumed her position in July 2017. Prior to joining Allina, Ms. Shannon worked as president of health system delivery and COO at Catholic Health Initiatives sponsored KentuckyOne Health, where she […]