19 episodes

If it were easy, everyone would do it...but it's not. Join us as we explore the fun and frustration of leading and managing in our unique industry.

Urgent Care Leadership Lou Ellen Horwitz

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

If it were easy, everyone would do it...but it's not. Join us as we explore the fun and frustration of leading and managing in our unique industry.

    S3 Selena Gurley, UCA Advocacy Committee Chair

    S3 Selena Gurley, UCA Advocacy Committee Chair

    Selena and Lou Ellen discuss UCA's advocacy strategy and tactics:  how we got here, what progress we've made, lessons learned and insights gained, and what everyone who works in urgent care (or just loves and believes in it) can be doing to engage with legislators and regulators to make sure we'll always be here when our communities need us.

    • 17 min
    S3: Eric Zimmerman, Lobbyist, McDermott+

    S3: Eric Zimmerman, Lobbyist, McDermott+

    Eric Zimmerman leads UCA's lobbying team at McDermott+ in Washington, D.C.  McDermott+ serves the health industry exclusively, and their team of lawyers, physicians, policy professionals, data analysts and Capitol Hill/government agency veterans brings robust expertise to UCA's Advocacy efforts.

    Eric Zimmerman joins UCA CEO Lou Ellen Horwitz to dive into the current state of UCA's efforts to elaborate on the "why" of our strategies and tactics, "how" things get done in Congress and with agencies like the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and "when" we might see some impacts for Urgent Care.

    • 33 min
    Season 2, Episode 1: Centralization & Distribution - Catherine Matthews

    Season 2, Episode 1: Centralization & Distribution - Catherine Matthews

    Catherine Matthews, owner and CEO of Lansing Urgent Care, came into urgent care from General Electric - and the background she brought with her strongly influenced how she runs her centers.   The way she rotates her team and "manages" each location really changed my mind about what models work well and are scaleable.   Hope you enjoy.

    • 30 min
    S2 Ep2: Density, Data & Doing Urgent Care - Stan Blaylock

    S2 Ep2: Density, Data & Doing Urgent Care - Stan Blaylock

    Stan Blaylock has been CEO of Physicians Immediate Care for the last decade, shepherding the organization through growth and change in multiple markets.  Listen in as he shares his unique perspective - informed by his prior experience in pharmacy networks and as head of Walgreens Health Services - on where urgent care is and can be going.

    • 24 min
    S2 Ep3: Occupational Medicine - Max Lebow

    S2 Ep3: Occupational Medicine - Max Lebow

    Dr. Max Lebow is Medical Director of Reliant Immediate Care Medical Group and the President of the Board of Directors of the Urgent Care Association. Trained and board certified in emergency medicine and occupational medicine, he shares how he got to where he is, and provides advice for those starting out in Urgent Care.

    • 34 min
    S2 Ep4: Early Leadership, Disaster Medicine & Diversity - Cassandra Donnelly

    S2 Ep4: Early Leadership, Disaster Medicine & Diversity - Cassandra Donnelly

    Dr. Cassandra Donnelly talks about her personal journey shifting from Emergency and Disaster Medicine to Urgent Care, her path to leadership and why diversity work is not a trend, but good business.

    • 28 min

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