Monthly Archives: February 2012

10 more months

Happy Birthday GVMH.  On February 29, 1972 GVMH opened it’s doors to the community.  Over the past 40 years GVMH has been caring for it’s community.  Happy 40th or Happy 10th, either way Happy Birthday GVMH, here’s to another 40! … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

How not to do it

If you read this blog on even a semi-regular basis you know customer service is important to me and its a priority in all the areas I’m responsible for and important at GVMH.  Because I have high expectations for customer service … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Bad Blood: Part 2

You can “click” on the image to get a better look but before you do that, let me give you some explanation. I’ve used this picture in the past so let me remind you what you’re looking at.  The test … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Trust

Trust is vitally important to everything we do.  Every day our patients trust us with their lives.  Think about it, no matter your job in our health care system you hold someone’s life in your hands.  It’s like the game Seven … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Watch out, cuts are coming (to health care)

President Obama presented his budget last week and there are several aspects to the budget that could affect hospitals, especially rural hospitals, if approved by congress. Here are a few aspects you should be aware of: 1)  Medicare’s bad debt policy … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Cover your mouth

Do you know why your Mom always told you to cover your mouth when you sneeze….

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The “Why”

As I mentioned in the blog I posted Monday, I spent part of last week learning about the strategies the Studer Group has developed to make healthcare better for employees to work, physicians to practice medicine and for patients to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment