TITLE

Essays

AUTHOR(S)
Hutton, Donald H.; Hickey, Martin
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Click (1532-0391);Apr2003, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on an essay on the Making of a Physician CEO. During the 1990's, the hospital and health system boards focused on the business aspects of health care. This brought about marked improvement in the day-to-day management of hospitals. The trend toward hiring physicians is good news for those who aspire to be a CEO. Having the passion and desire to be a physician CEO is not enough, even if one have invested in the time and training to continue education and learn about the field of management. Being selected by a board to be CEO is only half the challenge. It has been estimated that approximately 50 percent of the first time CEO fail in the first seven to eight years.
ACCESSION #
14727533

 

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