About the show

Health care leaders just don’t have the time to sift through all of the news, opinions and ideas out there. Making sense of it all is how we can help. Rachel Woods, host of Radio Advisory and seasoned researcher from Advisory Board, talks with industry experts to break down the issues on your mind and offer recommendations on what to do next – each week, in about 30 minutes.

Episodes

  • [Rerun] Seattle Children's approach to behavioral health

    January 18th, 2022  |  41 mins 45 secs

    Host Rachel Woods sits down with a team from Seattle Children's—Ginger Hines, executive director, Sheryl Morelli, medical director and CMO, and Larry Wissow, chair of pediatric psychology and behavioral medicine, to talk about the behavioral health issues children are facing in the wake of the Covid-19 epidemic.

  • [Rerun] Why you have to embrace telework (and how to get it right)

    January 11th, 2022  |  29 mins 43 secs

    Host Rachel Woods sits down with Advisory Board's Serena Bernthal-Jones and Rachel Zuckerman to discuss how the Covid-19 epidemic has changed perspectives on telework and how managers can keep their staff engaged while working from home.

  • 100: Omicron—what it means for health care policy

    January 5th, 2022  |  23 mins 21 secs
    covid-19

    Host Christopher Kerns sits down with Advisory Board's Pam Divack to talk about the health care industry implications of the omicron variant, including what the political and policy responses to the variant mean for the health care world.

  • 99: Part 2: What health care CEOs need to know in 2022

    December 14th, 2021  |  25 mins 46 secs
    strategy

    Host Christopher Kerns sits down with Advisory Board's Yulan Egan for part two of their discussion on the state of the union in health care, looking at the major trends shaping the industry in the future and what health care CEOs need to know for 2022.

  • 98: Part 1: What health care CEOs need to know in 2022

    December 7th, 2021  |  20 mins 39 secs
    strategy

    Host Christopher Kerns sits down with Advisory Board's Yulan Egan to discuss the major trends shaping the health care industry in the future and what health care CEOs need to know for 2022.

  • 97: How technology will impact health care over the next decade

    November 16th, 2021  |  30 mins 12 secs
    technology

    Host Rachel Woods sits down with Advisory Board's John League and Nick Cericola to talk about the role of technology in the future of health care and what the next decade might look like in the health care industry.

  • 96: Why the headlines are wrong about physician shortages

    November 9th, 2021  |  33 mins 28 secs
    physician landscape

    Host Rachel Woods sits down with Advisory Board's Sarah Hostetter and Daniel Kuzmanovich to talk about the misconception that the United States is facing a physician shortage.

  • 95: Best Buy's big move into health care

    November 2nd, 2021  |  22 mins 14 secs
    technology

    Host Rachel Woods sits down with Advisory Board's Miriam Sznycer-Taub to talk about how Best Buy is moving its way into the health care world and what that might mean for the health care industry.

  • 94: Where CMMI is headed—according to its director

    October 26th, 2021  |  40 mins 25 secs
    health policy and the biden-harris administration, strategy

    Host Rachel Woods sits down with Liz Fowler, director of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, to talk about what innovations CMMI has worked on in the past decade and where it's heading in the next.

  • 93: Beyond burnout: Moral exhaustion in the clinical workforce

    October 19th, 2021  |  31 mins 8 secs
    clinical workforce

    Host Rachel Woods sits down with Cynda Rushton, a Hastings Center Fellow and professor of clinical ethics at the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics and the School of Nursing, to talk about the difficult and potentially unethical decisions physicians have been forced to make amid the delta surge, what role leaders and administrators play in protecting frontline clinicians from those decisions, and what it means for those delivering care.

  • 92: The biggest crisis of 2021 isn't Covid-19—it's nursing shortages

    October 12th, 2021  |  32 mins 4 secs
    clinical workforce

    Host Rachel Woods sits down with Advisory Board CNO Carol Boston-Fleischhauer to talk about the nationwide shortage of nurses and what hospitals can do now to address some of the bigger problems nurses face today.

  • 91: We need to talk about maternal health in America

    October 5th, 2021  |  27 mins 12 secs
    health equity and racism

    Host Rachel Woods sits down with Callie Chamberlain, co-director of social responsibility at Optum and a trained birth doula, and Advisory Board's equity expert Darby Sullivan, to discuss the dire state of maternal health in America.