DOTmed Home MRI Oncology Ultrasound Molecular Imaging X-Ray Cardiology Health IT Business Affairs
News Home Parts & Service Operating Room CT Women's Health Proton Therapy Endoscopy HTMs Mobile Imaging
SEARCH
Ubicación actual:
>
> This Story


Conexión o Registro to rate this News Story
Forward Printable StoryPrint Comment

 

 

Business Affairs Homepage

ECRI to fill guidance void left by shutdown of NGC website Launching interim website with clinical practice guidelines this fall

Israel grants $33 milion to GE, Medtronic, Change Healthcare to boost R&D Bringing high-quality jobs and biotech innovation to the country

Philips to oversee strategic revamping of German-based providers Upgrading and replacing equipment in two separate partnerships

Why Amazon’s winning the healthcare battle Analyzing the PillPack acquisition and other recent moves by the online retail giant

Medmo lets patients set price for radiology imaging tests A travel industry concept comes to healthcare

Bruker in deal to acquire JPK Instruments JPK makes microscopy instruments for biomolecular and cellular imaging

First radiology center opens in Zimbabwe capital to help curb shortage Currently 115 radiologists in country of 14 million people

Onkos Surgical and Insight Medical partner to bring augmented reality to tumor surgery Could this become the new standard of care?

Veritas closes $1 billion GE Healthcare software unit buy Will run newly acquired business as a stand-alone company

Praxair in deal to sell European assets to Taiyo Nippon Sanso Move is dependent on the successful closing of the Praxair-Linde merger

What does it take to be a good leader in the imaging department?

por John W. Mitchell , Senior Correspondent
CHICAGO — The Peter Principle – that people rise to their highest level of incompetence – was first introduced in 1969. But according to three radiologists speaking about success in a leadership role at RSNA, the concept is alive and well in medical leadership.

It matters, they said, because a failure of leadership is a detriment to the modern goals of health care to control costs and improve quality in a value-based, MIPS world.

Story Continues Below Advertisement

New & Refurbished C-Arm Systems. Call 702.384.0085 Today!

KenQuest provides all major brands of surgical c-arms (new and refurbished) and carries a large inventory for purchase or rent. With over 20 years in the medical equipment business we can help you fulfill your equipment needs



The panel was on hand to spread the word about RSNA, American College of Radiologists (ACR) and other leadership training programs to help radiologists successfully lead their departments, hospitals and ACOs. The Academy of Radiology and Leadership Management (ARLM) program, for example has, to date, had exactly 1,000 radiologists participate in its leadership training and issued 123 certificates.

In brief, the radiologists said that too often in imaging leadership selection of department chairs and other leaders are based on clinical skills and not qualities key to being in charge. Such qualities, they deemed, often seem counterintuitive.

“You have to invert the [chain-of-command] pyramid ... so that leaders serve the people they manage,” said Dr. Jonathan Lewin, FACR, president, CEO and chairman of the board at Emory Healthcare. “You have to make sure that your people are successful in doing their jobs.”

He cited several guiding “postulates” on his journey to become a leader. These included:
  • Too much managing can undermine your leadership effectiveness. Instead, set a clear direction, communicate it clearly, empower your people and let them fly.

  • Effective leadership is a set of behaviors and beliefs that place the good of the organization above self-interest. As President Harry Truman said, added Lewin: "It's amazing what you [an organization] can accomplish when you do not care who gets the credit."

  • If you need regular proof of gratitude and appreciation, get a dog. Leadership is about inspiring others, not yourself.

  • As weather shapes mountains, problems shape leaders. But, to quote Winston Churchill: "A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity while an optimist sees the opportunity in every problem." Leaders have to be up for the challenge every day.

Lewin said the four top qualities of leadership are honesty, forward thinking, competency and to inspire others. These characteristics are rated higher than intelligence, being fair-minded and cooperative.

Another speaker, Dr. N. Reed Dunnick, chair of Radiology at Michigan Medicine, University of Michigan, positioned good leadership as an imperative to fix the major challenges of the U.S. health care system. He presented data that indicates the country’s health system is too expensive, with less quality, characterized by shorter lifespans and higher infant mortality than the rest of the first world. Much of the remedy, he believes, is in good leadership to inspire necessary change.

The third speaker, Dr. James Brink, FACR, Radiologist-in-Chief at Massachusetts General Hospital and a professor of radiology at Harvard Medical School, noted there is a difference between a boss and a leader. Leaders, he told the audience, are selfless, empathetic and respectful - not commanding and demanding like bosses. Leaders, he said, possess good skills for gathering emotional intelligence from others.

Business Affairs Homepage


You Must Be Logged In To Post A Comment

Anuncie
Aumente su conciencia de marca
Subastas + ventas Privadas
Consigue el mejor precio
Comprar Equipo/Piezas
Encuentra El Precio Más Bajo
Noticias diarias
Lee las últimas noticias
Directorio
Examina todos los usuarios DOTmed
Ética en DOTmed
Ver nuestro programa de ética
El oro parte programa del vendedor
Recibir las solicitudes de PH
Programa de distribuidor con servicio gold
Recibe solicitudes
Proveedores de atención de salud
Ver todos los HCP (abreviatura de asistencia médica) Herramientas
Trabajos/Entrenamiento
Encontrar/rellenar un trabajo
Parts Hunter +EasyPay
Obtener presupuestos para piezas
Certificado recientemente
Ver usuarios certificados recientemente
Recientemente clasificado
Ver usuarios certificados recientemente
Central de alquiler
Alquila equipos por menos
Vende equipos/piezas
Obtén más dinero
Mantenga el foro de los técnicos
Buscar ayuda y asesoramiento
Petición sencilla de propuestas
Obtén presupuestos para equipos
Feria comercial virtual
Encuentra servicio para el equipo
El acceso y el uso de este sitio está conforme a los términos y a las condiciones de nuestro AVISO LEGAL & AVISO DE LA AISLAMIENTO
Característica de y propietario DOTmeda .com, inc. Copyright ©2001-2018 DOTmed.com, Inc.
TODOS LOS DERECHOS RESERVADOS