On the latest episode of Leader Dialogue, Ben Sawyer and Lisa Counsell examine the power of the Baldrige framework with special guest and former healthcare industry CEO Lowell Kruse.
Sherry Farrugia manages the multi-million dollar pediatric research portfolio, and the public-private partnership between Georgia Tech and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. This episode will provide:
An overview of her current role at Georgia Tech while supporting the Pediatric community, specifically Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.
Her goals, objectives and burning platforms for her organization for the coming years.
Her challenges in balancing an academic university and a world-renowned healthcare organization dedicated to children in the Age of Consumerism.
An insight into working with non-profit organizations as both Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Georgia Tech are non-profit organizations that pose unique challenges to manage as a leader.
In part 1 of the Innovation discussion, hosts Ben Sawyer and Jennifer Strahan introduce the Mercy Health innovation case study (introductory video included). Listen in to learn how the Mercy Health team applied human-centered design innovation to transform a Primary Care practice, improving patient and provider satisfaction, quality, and productivity as a result.