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Press Release: ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value Changes Name to Catalysis as Part of Rebranding Initiative

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                                                                                              NEWS RELEASE For More Information: Chuck Grothaus 612-770-0026 [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE THEDACARE CENTER FOR HEALTHCARE VALUE CHANGES NAME TO CATALYSIS AS PART OF REBRANDING INITIATIVE  Catalysis Provides Healthcare Leaders with Proven Programs and Resources to Inspire and Accelerate Healthcare Value APPLETON, WISC. – November 15, 2016 – ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value, […]

We’ve Changed Our Name to Catalysis

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We’re extremely excited to share some bold news with you: Today, the ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value became Catalysis. This change is part of our larger rebranding strategy. It includes the new name, logo, and new colors, which you see here in this newsletter, on our website at createvalue.org, on our social media sites, and […]

UC Berkeley School of Public Health Opens New Center for Lean Engagement and Research in Healthcare

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NEWS RELEASE For More Information: Chuck Grothaus 612-770-0026 [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE UC BERKELEY SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH OPENS NEW CENTER FOR LEAN ENGAGEMENT AND RESEARCH IN HEALTHCARE   Funded By ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value, Rona Consulting Group and Lean Enterprise Institute, New Center Will Study Lean Healthcare Management Strategies BERKELEY, CALIF. – October 13, […]

ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value Welcomes New Human Resources Director

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Appleton, Wis. (June 1, 2016) — The ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value recently hired Human Resources Director Peter Mariahazy, who will be responsible for human resources and technology for the Center. “This is a new position for us, and we are so excited to have Peter take the lead,” said Kim Barnas, president of the […]

ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value Welcomes Chris Weisbrod, Manager of the Healthcare Value Network

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Appleton, Wis. (May 11, 2016) — Chris Weisbrod, former administrative director of surgical subspecialties at Akron Children’s Hospital in Ohio, has joined the ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value as manager of the Healthcare Value Network (HVN), a peer-to-peer learning community of more than 60 healthcare organizations across the US and Canada. He will be responsible […]

Management on the Mend Earns Shingo Research Award

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Book honored for expanding knowledge of executive management leadership Appleton, Wis. (May 4, 2016) — Management on the Mend: The Healthcare Executive Guide to System Transformation, a book published by the ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value, has earned the esteemed Shingo Research and Professional Publication Award. “This book should light a fire with healthcare executives […]

Healthcare Leaders to Share Innovations in Care, Payment Reform, and Treatment Transparency

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“The current state of healthcare needs a lot of work,” said John Toussaint, MD, Center CEO and CEO emeritus of ThedaCare. “The debate over whether the nation has a sustainable healthcare system is over. Decades of rising costs and poor quality proved it does not.” Read more: http://www.prweb.com/releases/2016/04/prweb13307757.htm    

Lean Leadership Series Announced for San Francisco: Transforming Habits and Behaviors of Healthcare Leaders

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The ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value is hosting its second Lean Leadership Series at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital on April 5-7. The series is a multi-day, multi-workshop event designed to teach leaders how to practice new behaviors and create new habits. The workshops cover a broad range of topics, including coaching skills, the scientific […]

ThedaCare Center Announces Mark Hallett, MD, as New Board Member

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Appleton, Wis. (Jan. 27, 2016) — The ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value welcomes its newest board member, Mark Hallett, MD, MBOE. Dr. Hallett is the chief operating officer for two flagship hospitals at ThedaCare, a seven-hospital health system in northeastern Wisconsin. The Center’s newest board member combines 20 years of primary care and specialty practice […]

Diagnostic Errors, Measuring Performance Among Top Healthcare Quality Issues for 2016

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by Sabriya Rice, January 1, 2016 in Modern Healthcare A focus on individual physician performance, reducing diagnostic errors, standardizing performance measures and rethinking patient satisfaction will be among the top agenda items for healthcare quality and safety leaders in 2016. Dr. John Toussaint, CEO of the ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value, said there will be a […]