Clinicians in the C-Suite

“The demand for physician leaders has grown as organizations are looking for individuals to oversee initiatives aimed at clinical integration, population health, and alignment and engagement of both employed and independent physicians,” says WittKieffer’s Linda Komnick. “In the pipeline there is a dearth of physician leaders who have the tools to take on these roles.”

Komnick, colleague Christine Mackey-Ross, and many other leading industry experts weigh in on the current state of physician leadership in U.S. healthcare, for the cover story for the May issue of Health Leaders. The article is an extensive look at issues surrounding the transition to greater physician input into hospital business affairs and what challenges lie ahead.

Read the article: “Clinicians in the C-Suite”