Skip to Main Content
Don't have an account? Create Account
Don't have an account? Create Account

Essential Insights

Perspectives on essential people, communities, and hospitals

It Takes a Village: University of Miami Community Paramedicine Training Shapes the Future of Statewide Care

Andrea Lugo

Leaders at UHealth have shaped local and statewide care services through their community paramedicine training program and say it’s the future of American health care.

view more »

Continued Academic Medical Center Growth Means Resetting Traditional Strategies

A new analysis from corporate affiliate member Guidehouse shows that health care’s chaotic market — rising expenses and unprecedented patient demand — affects academic medical centers (AMCs) more dramatically than non-AMCs.

view more »

One Step at a Time: Nashville General Helps Patients Manage Their Own Health

This Health Literacy Month, explore how essential hospital Nashville General Hospital gives patients the tools to confidently manage their own health.

view more »

Paxlovid Access and Education: Hennepin Healthcare’s Approach

Hennepin Healthcare, in Minneapolis, ensured optimal Paxlovid access by utilizing a local courier service and taking a proactive approach to medication safety.

view more »

Courage Rising: How These Burn Survivors Beat the Odds and Climbed Africa’s Highest Mountain

Isabella McCune and Jason Nelson, burn survivors treated at essential hospital Valleywise Health, in Phoenix, climbed Africa’s highest mountain with the very team that saved their lives.

view more »

A Place of Refuge: Harborview Medical Center’s International Medicine Clinic

The clinic provides primary and mental health care to refugees, asylum seekers, trafficked persons, and immigrants — and works to understand their stories.

view more »

Essential Hospitals Tackle Structural Inequities in Maternal Health Care

Essential hospitals are working together to reduce maternal health disparities and drive down the disproportionate mortality rate among people of color.

view more »

A Calling to Serve: Strategies to Recruit and Retain Essential Hospital Staff

Essential hospital leader Darrell K. Terry Sr., MHA, MPH, FACHE, shares how his hospitals responded to staffing challenges amid “The Great Resignation.”

view more »

A Look Back at Black History Month

Catch up on our Black History Month social media campaign and our year-round work to combat structural racism in health care.

view more »


Previous Next
Test Caption
Test Description goes like this