Strategic planning

Modern Healthcare Names The Chartis Group a Top Place to Work in Healthcare for the Sixth Time

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 9:12pm

"It's gratifying to see our name on the list again this year," said Shannon Brownell, Chief Talent Officer at The Chartis Group.

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  • "It's gratifying to see our name on the list again this year," said Shannon Brownell, Chief Talent Officer at The Chartis Group.
  • "At Chartis, we are committed to creating an environment in which talented professionals enjoy continuous learning, intellectually stimulating work and a powerful culture of collaboration.
  • This is the sixth year that The Chartis Group has participated in the Best Places to Work program, and the sixth year the firm has been named to this list.
  • The Chartis Group (Chartis) provides comprehensive advisory services and analytics to the healthcare industry.

Scipher Medicine Welcomes Chip Parkinson as Chief Commercial Officer of its Diagnostics Business

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 4:11pm

WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Scipher Medicine, a precision immunology company matching patients with the most effective therapy, today announces the addition of Chip Parkinson as Chief Commercial Officer of its diagnostic business.

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  • WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Scipher Medicine, a precision immunology company matching patients with the most effective therapy, today announces the addition of Chip Parkinson as Chief Commercial Officer of its diagnostic business.
  • We are incredibly excited to have Chip join the Scipher team, said Alif Saleh, Chief Executive Officer of Scipher Medicine.
  • What attracted me to Scipher was the companys relentless focus on developing tests that both improve patient outcomes and reduce wasted spend in the healthcare system, said Chip.
  • Scipher Medicine, a precision immunology company, holds the fundamental belief that patients deserve simple answers to treatment options based on scientifically backed data.

Mount Sinai Boards of Trustees Announce Updated Leadership Structure

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 4:40pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Mount Sinai Boards of Trustees today announced leadership updates that will position the Mount Sinai Health System for future challenges and opportunities.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Mount Sinai Boards of Trustees today announced leadership updates that will position the Mount Sinai Health System for future challenges and opportunities.
  • Dr. Davis, who became President and Chief Executive Officer of The Mount Sinai Medical Center in 2003 and of the Mount Sinai Health System upon its formation in 2013, has successfully led Mount Sinai through an era of unprecedented growth and change, including the creation of the multi-hospital Health System and the transformation of care delivery.
  • Davis and Charney will continue to provide their visionary guidance, counsel, and leadership acumen," said Richard A. Friedman and James S. Tisch, Co-Chairmen of the Boards of Trustees of the Mount Sinai Health System.
  • 1 in New York and top five globally, and Mount Sinai Morningside as top 20 globally, and "The World's Best Specialized Hospitals" ranks Mount Sinai Heart as No.

Physicians Resources LTD Announces Rebranding as PRL

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 1:47pm

MERRIMACK, N.H., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Physicians Resources LTD, a leader in Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) announced today that it has completed a major rebranding effort and has established itself as PRL.

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  • MERRIMACK, N.H., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Physicians Resources LTD, a leader in Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) announced today that it has completed a major rebranding effort and has established itself as PRL.
  • The transition to PRL represents the evolution of Physicians Resources LTD from a regional medical billing company into a national healthcare revenue management company and marks the beginning of a new era for PRL staff, partners, and customers.
  • "Building on our 37-year legacy of industry-leading performance, we are very excited to move forward into a new era as PRL.
  • PRL deliversindustry-leading revenue performance for healthcare organizations to increase revenue, reduce costs, and improve efficiency to help improve the delivery of healthcare.

BGC Advantage Expands Executive Leadership Team, Promotes Ashley Wilson to Chief Financial Officer

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 1:00pm

RUSTON, La., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --BGC Advantage announced today that Ashley Wilson has been promoted to Chief Financial Officer (CFO), where she will maintain steady and strategic oversight of a combined $460 Million+ in Budget/Total Development Cost for BGC Advantage's stabilized and pipeline projects under construction.

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  • RUSTON, La., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --BGC Advantage announced today that Ashley Wilson has been promoted to Chief Financial Officer (CFO), where she will maintain steady and strategic oversight of a combined $460 Million+ in Budget/Total Development Cost for BGC Advantage's stabilized and pipeline projects under construction.
  • "As BGC Advantage widens its Southeast footprint westward, the capacity of our team must also grow to meet the challenge," said Knight.
  • Wilson joined BGC Advantage, after consulting with Knight and discovering a shared mission.
  • Wilson joined BGC Advantage most recently from Little & Associates LLC, where she served as Manager of the Affordable Housing Group.

True North Capital Advisors Welcomes Tony Allott as Senior Advisor

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 1:00pm

STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TN Capital Advisors ("True North"), a mergers & acquisitions advisory boutique, today announced that Tony Allott will join as Senior Advisor.

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  • STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TN Capital Advisors ("True North"), a mergers & acquisitions advisory boutique, today announced that Tony Allott will join as Senior Advisor.
  • Pat McDonough, Founder of True North, said,"We are thrilled to welcome Tony aboard.
  • Prior Silgan, Mr. Allott was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Applied Extrusion Technologies, Inc., or AET, a manufacturer of flexible packaging.
  • True North benefits from the 30+ years of mergers and acquisitions experiences of its founder, Pat McDonough, and the operational and transaction integration experience of senior advisor Tony Allott.

Vizient Offers Findings on Patients and Families as Educators in Health Care

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 11:00am

Vizient, Inc. announced today the results of a survey that measured the prevalence of patients and families as educators in hospitals and academic medical centers.

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  • Vizient, Inc. announced today the results of a survey that measured the prevalence of patients and families as educators in hospitals and academic medical centers.
  • This first of its kind study provides foundational knowledge about how health care institutions are partnering with patients and families in educating students, trainees and healthcare professionals.
  • The survey found that 54% of respondents had involved patients and families when educating staff, clinicians, and organizational leaders.
  • PFAs are patients and family members who have received care at health care organizations and who partner with the organizations to improve health care quality, safety and the patient experience.

Bluebik (SET: BBIK) debuts September 16 trading on SET

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 12:00am

Mr. Pochara Arayakarnkul, Chief Executive Officer of Bluebik Group (SET: BBIK), speaking on First Trading Day | Sept 16 (MAI/SET).

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  • Mr. Pochara Arayakarnkul, Chief Executive Officer of Bluebik Group (SET: BBIK), speaking on First Trading Day | Sept 16 (MAI/SET).
  • This fund-raising will help to promote financial strength to support business expansion in many dimensions and generate even stronger growth.
  • Mr. Payupat Mahabhol, Managing Director for Investment Banking, Yuanta Securities (Thailand) Co Ltd, as financial advisor and lead underwriter, said Bluebik Group Plc.
  • Released by Public Relations Dept., MT Multimedia Co., Ltd. for Bluebik Group Plc.

Statement on the passing of John Ruggie (1944-2021)

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 12:12am

John Ruggie was known for his brilliant mind, but he was also a warm, thoughtful and genuine friend and colleague to so many of us at the United Nations Global Compact.

Key Points: 
  • John Ruggie was known for his brilliant mind, but he was also a warm, thoughtful and genuine friend and colleague to so many of us at the United Nations Global Compact.
  • John Ruggies contributions to the United Nations and the business and human rights landscape were plentiful and significant.
  • At the time of his passing, John Ruggie was the Berthold Beitz Research Professor in Human Rights and International Affairs at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government and an Affiliated Professor in International Legal Studies at Harvard Law School.
  • John Ruggie will be greatly missed by the UN Global Compact and its Local Networks around the world.

Laredo Petroleum Announces Expansion of Oil-Weighted Western Glasscock Leasehold

Sunday, September 19, 2021 - 11:00pm

The leasehold to be acquired is directly adjacent to Laredos existing western Glasscock leasehold, expanding its oil-weighted core development area in the prolific Midland Basin.

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  • The leasehold to be acquired is directly adjacent to Laredos existing western Glasscock leasehold, expanding its oil-weighted core development area in the prolific Midland Basin.
  • Laredo Petroleum, Inc. is an independent energy company with headquarters in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
  • Net Debt, a non-GAAP financial measure, is calculated as the face value of long-term debt less cash and cash equivalents.
  • Net Debt to TTM Adjusted EBITDA, a non-GAAP financial measure, is calculated as Net Debt divided by trailing twelve-month Adjusted EBITDA.