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Jan. 24, 2014

 

Hello ASHHRA and IFD Members:

ASHHRA Webinar

6 Talent Management Best Practices to Improve Patient Satisfaction and Clinical Outcomes

Date: Feb. 20
Time: 11:00 a.m. PT, 12:00 p.m. MT, 1:00 p.m. CT, 2:00 p.m. ET
60 minute webinar
Presenter: Kevin S. Groves, Ph.D., associate professor of management, Graziadio School of Business and Management, Pepperdine University
Price: Free

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To successfully deliver greater value to patients in these challenging times, hospital organizations must focus on developing effective talent management best practices—sooner than later. In fact, according to research by Dr. Kevin Groves, effective talent management practices strongly predict clinical, financial, and workforce metrics, including value-based outcomes such as HCAHPS scores.

In this webinar, Dr. Groves will share a series of talent management best practices to improve clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction in hospitals. Drawing on past research, Dr. Groves will provide examples, tools, and practices for designing a talent management system that engages employees in the pursuit of delivering greater value to patients.

Key session takeaways:
  • Learn about Talent Management Best Practices that distinguish high-performing hospital organizations
  • Examine data and case examples from national studies that investigated talent management practices at exemplary hospital organizations
  • Discover how to measure the performance outcomes of hospital organizations that are driven by talent management practices.
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IFD Webinar and Summer Enrichment Program

Save the Date for the Institute’s February Diversity Dialogue: Aligning Organizational and Employee Values to Support Diversity and Commitment to Excellence
Date: Feb. 26
Time: 10 a.m. PT, 11 a.m. MT, 12 p.m. CT, 1 p.m. ET
90 minute webinar

*Price: Free for Institute members | $99 for non-Institute for Diversity members
*Note: Many ASHHRA members are also IFD members. Feel free to contact Pamela Janniere, manager of membership and education, to see if your organization is a member at 312-422-2691 or email: pjanniere@aha.org

Presenter: Loubna Noureddin, director of staff and community education at Miami Children’s Hospital

She will discuss the diversity of Miami Children’s Hospital’s workforce and share best practices that promote the values of respect, support, collaboration, and diversity. For more details, including registration, click here.

Summer Enrichment Program Enrollment Open Now
Registration is in full swing for the 2014 Summer Enrichment Program (SEP), the Institute’s 10-week summer immersive internship program for academically-strong, minority graduate students. This program provides hospitals the opportunity to increase diversity in health care management by offering minority graduate students full-time work experience in some of the nation’s top health care facilities. More than 700 students have successfully completed the SEP program since the Institute’s inception in 1994.

The SEP is reasonably priced, and Institute members enjoy a $500 reduction in administration fees. Non-Institute members that host an SEP intern will receive a complimentary Institute membership (Note that certain restrictions apply for hospital systems.) Intern matching will begin in January 2014; internships will run June–August 2014. Meet the health care leaders of tomorrow – take a SEP student today!

For more information about the SEP, click here or contact Chris O. Biddle, membership and education specialist, at (312) 422-2658 or at cbiddle@aha.org.

ASHHRA
312-422-3720
ashhra@aha.org

IFD
312-422-2690
institute@aha.org






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