After the storm

Barr, Paul
May 2011
Modern Healthcare;5/30/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 22, p6
Trade Publication
The article discusses the rebuilding of Saint John's Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Missouri after being devastated by a tornado that previously hit the region on May 22, 2011. In spite of the challenges, hospital executives remain committed in attending to the needs of its employees and the community. The tornado caused deaths and destroyed a large part of the hospital. According to Brian Haapala of consultancy firm Stroudwater Associates, hospital leaders need to make vital decisions right away to achieve restabilization.


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