Collaborative Mindfulness
Medical Education
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Medical Education
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Collaborative Mindfulness

Ken Cohn - May 23, 2014

I entitled this post Collaborative Mindfulness because I believe that mindfulness is an under-appreciated approach to improving healthcare collaboration. Mindfulness derives from the 14th Century word mindeful, which means…

The Art of Engagement: A Review
Business
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Business
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The Art of Engagement: A Review

Ken Cohn - March 30, 2014

I reviewed Jim Haudan’s The Art of Engagement: Bridging the Gap Between People and Possibilities because it was full of timely insights. Did you know that: I reviewed…

Hospital Administration
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A Framework for Collaborative Peer Review

Ken Cohn - February 6, 2014

I titled this post "Collaborative Peer Review" because peer review brings out strong feelings. It’s like taking strong medicine. We dislike being asked to do peer-review reports…

Collaborative Conflict
Hospital Administration
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Hospital Administration
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Collaborative Conflict

Ken Cohn - December 12, 2013

I decided to title this post Collaborative Conflict because I want to explore the apparent contradiction between collaboration and conflict.  Conflict makes many healthcare professionals uneasy because…

Collaborative Story-Telling
Business
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Business
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Collaborative Story-Telling

Ken Cohn - December 7, 2013

Collaborative Story Telling by John Coleman Collaborative Story Telling by John ColemanI entitled this post “Collaborative Story-Telling” because stories humanize abstract concepts like “improving healthcare outcomes” and…

Collaborative Constancy
Business
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Business
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Collaborative Constancy

Ken Cohn - November 19, 2013

I decided to write about collaborative constancy after reading that CEO changes are occurring more rapidly at hospitals across the country. I decided to write about collaborative…

Business
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Collaborative HealthCare CEOs

Ken Cohn - May 26, 2013

This post about collaborative HealthCare CEOs takes inspiration from Molly Gamble’s recent interview with Quint Studer, entitled 5 Things the Most Extraordinary Hospital CEOs Do. I encourage you…

Medical Education
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The People Doctors Listen to

Ken Cohn - May 22, 2012

Dr. Cohn keynoting NE MGMA Dr. Cohn keynoting NE MGMA I recently had the honor to keynote the annual New England Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) meeting. My…

Business
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Collaborative Anticipation; Helping Solve HealthCare Problems

Ken Cohn - April 30, 2012

Next month, I expect to be home only three full days.  I quip that this is a marital protection strategy, now in its 28th year and give…

Business
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Collaborative Governance

Ken Cohn - February 12, 2012

At a combined retreat that I facilitated last month, a Board chair commented on the challenge of collaborative governance and lamented her steep learning curve: “It took me…