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An Interview-Style Podcast Series About All Things Infection Prevention Featuring Industry Thought Leaders. Tune in as distinguished leaders share their views, experiences, and trends surrounding the infectious control industry.

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An Interview-Style Podcast Series About All Things Infection Prevention Featuring Industry Thought Leaders. Tune in as distinguished leaders share their views, experiences, and trends surrounding the infectious control industry.

    S1 | Ep 38 | Paving The Way For Leaders in Infection Prevention w/ Chaz Rhone

    S1 | Ep 38 | Paving The Way For Leaders in Infection Prevention w/ Chaz Rhone

    In this week’s episode of Clean Talk, Chaz Rhone, Assistant Vice President of Infection Prevention at HCA North Florida Division, joins us to reveal the importance of leadership in infection prevention.

    Tune in to hear about a range of topics including:

    • How Chaz Rhone found his way into a professional career in Infection Prevention
    • Chaz’s current role at HCA North Florida Division
    • About HCA North Florida Division and their mission
    • What the biggest challenges for IPs are (deficits in leadership)
    • Handling the results of COVID-19
    • Chaz’s APIC Membership
    • Chaz’s experience in the Academic Pathway Committee
    • And more!

    Chaz Rhone earned a Master of Public Health in Epidemiology from the University of Florida (UF) and began his career as an Infection Preventionist in 2007. He is currently the Assistant Vice President of Infection Prevention for HCA Healthcare North Florida Division.

    Chaz has been certified in infection prevention and control since 2012, recognized as an APIC Hero (2016), accepted as an APIC Fellow (2019), and recognized as an APIC Champion (2022). He was also named as one of UF’s College of Public Health and Health Professions Outstanding Alumni (2018).

    His professional passions include advancing the field of IP through leadership development of IPs and advocating for M.P.H.-ers as qualified candidates for IP positions. To that end, he is currently co-chair of the APIC Academic Pathway Steering Committee, and a member of the APIC Professional Development Committee.

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    • 37 min
    S1 | Ep 37 | Improving Community Health at Yale New Haven Health w/ Thomas Balcezak

    S1 | Ep 37 | Improving Community Health at Yale New Haven Health w/ Thomas Balcezak

    In this week’s episode of Clean Talk, Thomas Balcezak, Chief Clinical Officer at Yale New Haven Health System, joins us to reveal his mission to expand and improve care for communities.

    Tune in to hear about a range of topics including:

    • Thomas Balcezak’s professional background and how he got to where he is today
    • About Yale New Haven Health System
    • How Yale New Haven Health will continue to expand their programs and improve care for communities.
    • Challenges brought on by COVID-19
    • How the pandemic really showed the strength of the system.
    • Yale New Haven Health clinical care protocols, standards, etc.
    • The importance of operating everything as a system and not as individual hospitals
    • Biweekly town hall meetings for all employees in order to stay up to date during the pandemic
    • Predictions For The Future

    Dr. Thomas Balcezak, MD is Chief Clinical Officer at Yale New Haven Health System and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Connecticut in 1992.

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    • 35 min
    S1 | Ep 36 | Covid's Impact Across All Industries w/ Gregory Banning

    S1 | Ep 36 | Covid's Impact Across All Industries w/ Gregory Banning

    In this week’s episode of Clean Talk, Gregory Banning, Head of New Business Sales for Adobe Inc., joins us to reveal the impact COVID-19's had across all industries.

    Tune in to hear about a range of topics including:

    • Gregory's professional background and how he got to where he is today.
    • Gregory’s leadership philosophies
    • Common challenges of leadership and the solutions. How has this changed during COVID?
    • Leading in the pandemic: Changes to leadership style and activities to address work from home and other pandemic workforce changes. How do you maintain culture and collaboration?
    • Best practices, tools and techniques for the successful leader. New methods during quarantine/work from home?
    • Recommended resources for the successful leader and front line managers. Any updated material specific to Leadership in a pandemic?
    • Predictions for the Future

    Gregory “Greg” Banning is a corporate executive, former business owner and entrepreneur with over 20 years of executive leadership, management and operational experience. Currently Head of New Business Sales for Adobe Inc., where Greg leads a sales organization of 120+ and a P/L of $150M. Prior to his current role, Greg held various executive roles for Fortune 500 companies including; Capital One, Amazon, Concur, TDSYNNEX and HON International. In addition to his corporate leadership background, Greg served as Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing for a start up SAAS company and has owned his own business. Greg has successfully worked in various industries including; manufacturing, distribution, retail and technology.

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    • 30 min
    S1 | Ep 35 | Transforming Healthcare with Telemedicine w/ William Lewis

    S1 | Ep 35 | Transforming Healthcare with Telemedicine w/ William Lewis

    In this week’s episode of Clean Talk, William Lewis, General Counsel and Chief Security & Privacy Officer at MORE Health, joins us to reveal the solutions his company provides to improve healthcare overall.

    Tune in to hear about a range of topics including:

    • How the innovation of telemedicine is growing the market for American doctors.
    • How important expert medical second opinions are.
    • What it's like pushing new methods of caretaking through healthcare systems.
    • What telemedicine could mean to the reduction of hospital acquired infections.
    • And more!

    William Lewis is the General Counsel and Chief Security & Privacy Officer at MORE Health. MORE Health helps improve patient outcomes by connecting patients from around the world with physicians at leading academic medical centers. Healthcare is highly regulated in all jurisdictions and Will manages MORE Health’s legal and regulatory risk. Before joining MORE Health, Will was in private litigation practice. He obtained his LL.M. in Taxation from New York University School of Law and his B.A. from Pomona College.

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    • 30 min
    S1 | Ep 34 | The Fight to Prevent Infectious Diseases w/ Rebecca Bartles

    S1 | Ep 34 | The Fight to Prevent Infectious Diseases w/ Rebecca Bartles

    In this week’s episode of Clean Talk, Rebecca Bartles, Executive Director of Infectious Disease Management & Prevention at Providence St. Joseph Health, joins us to reveal what she is doing to help reduce rates of infection in our country.
    Join us to gain insight on a range of topics including:
    Rebecca Bartles’ professional background and how she got to where she is todayRebecca’s role at Providence St. Joseph HealthRebecca’s role in the Academic Pathway CommitteeExperience creating Internship, Certificate, and Degree Programs for Infection PreventionLife as an I.P. during the COVID-19 PandemicAbout Device Associated InfectionsThe Monkey Pox Outbreakand more!Rebecca Bartles has practiced Infection Prevention for the last 17 years in a variety of healthcare settings and has numerous publications focused on infection prevention staffing and endoscope safety. She received both her BS in Public Health, Health Education and her MPH in Epidemiology from East TN State University. She completed her Doctorate in Public Health in 2021 with a dissertation topic of “Assessing efficacy of an evidence-based Clostridiodes difficile screening tool using electronic medical record data”. Becca also teaches courses at the University of Providence for a Masters in Infection Prevention degree program that she founded in 2016. She has been CIC certified since 2008 and is an APIC fellow.

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    • 33 min
    S1 | Ep 33 | Modernizing Healthcare Solutions for The Future w/ Joe Elliot

    S1 | Ep 33 | Modernizing Healthcare Solutions for The Future w/ Joe Elliot

    Discover the technologies & services that are propelling healthcare forward to improve operations and outcomes in this week’s episode of Clean Talk Podcast with guest Joe Elliott, Manager Workplace Technology & Infrastructure at Highmark Health. 

    Hear about a range of pivotal topics including:

    • Joe Elliott’s professional background and how he got to where he is today
    • Highmark Health Solutions & how they set themselves apart
    • What is enGen?
    • Services offered by the company
    • Challenges brought on by COVID-19
    • The benefits of badging phones in and out of the ElectroClave using MDM
    • Conferences and events the company is attending
    • Predictions For the Future

    Don’t miss out on the conversation!

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    • 26 min

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