1. Acute-Care Hospital Response in a Disaster In October 2007, five major fires broke out within San Diego County, causing the evacuation of more than 500,000 people, millions of dollars in damage and significant disruptions to the county...
  2. Analysis of Hospital Facility Growth Abstract A retrospective analysis of space planned for selected clinical areas in acute health care facilities between the years 1980–2008 was conducted. Findings revealed that, during the...
  3. The Path to the Store of the Future We all know the retail industry is evolving—quickly. No one will argue with the fact that consumers have unprecedented choice, access and information and, as a result, are growing to expect...
  4. The Changing Role of the CIOCloud computing, social media, BYOD and the evolution of the CIO.   Daryouche Behboudi , North America CIO Advisory Practice Lead and Partner, Kurt Salmon, discussed the changing role of the...
  5. Unlocking Analytics’ True PotentialFive Steps to Success Once found only in isolated pockets scattered throughout a retail organization, analytics are now playing an increasingly significant role as a key driver of overall...
  6. EHR Donation Deadline May Be Extended through 2016 The electronic health record (EHR) donation program could be a powerful tool for hospitals and health systems to facilitate improved information sharing across the care continuum and support...
  7. Positioning Your Delivery Network for Peak Season Success For nearly every retailer, the fourth quarter is easily the most critical and pressure-packed quarter of the year. Sales performance is scrutinized, customer service is publicized, and the leaders...
  8. Restaurant Spending Likely to Rise through Fall Bolstered by three straight months of improving consumer sentiment, Americans are expected to dine out more this autumn, according to Kurt Salmon’s Restaurant Spending Trajectory....
  9. Clinical Integration: Steps Following Physician AlignmentPresented at the Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development Annual Conference Kurt Salmon’s Jeff Hoffman discussed clinical integration as a next step after physician-hospital...
  10. Hospital and Physician AlignmentA Clinical Co-Management Model Clinical co-management is one of the industry’s hottest buzzwords, but beyond all the hype, what does it really mean for hospitals and how can you achieve its...