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Michael Keegan
By Michael J. Keegan

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Five Actions to Improve Military Hospital Performance

Thursday, September 14th, 2017 - 13:46
The Military Health System (MHS) is a global, comprehensive, integrated system that includes combat medical services, health readiness, and a health care delivery system amongst many other functions. As one of the largest health care systems in the U.S, with total spending of more than $50 billion per year, the MHS includes both a direct care component, composed of DoD-operated and staffed military treatment facilities (MTFs), and a purchased care component operated through TRICARE regional contracts.

Five Actions to Improve Military Hospital Performance

Thursday, September 14th, 2017 - 9:37
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This, combined with concerns about adequacy in direct health care support for the readiness mission and quality, has led Congress to direct a major overhaul of the direct care system in the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2017, signed into law December 23, 2016.

Dr. Karen Guice

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 - 12:45
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How do you delivery healthcare anywhere at anytime? What are the strategic priorities for the military health system? How has MHS sought to address some of the critical challenges it faces? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these questions and more with Dr. Karen Guice, Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs within the U.S. Department of Defense.
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Mon, 12/19/2016
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How do you delivery healthcare anywhere at anytime? What are the strategic priorities for the military health system? How has MHS sought to address some of the critical challenges it faces? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these questions and more with Dr. Karen Guice, Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs within the U.S. Department of Defense.

Dr. Karen Guice

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 - 12:45
Karen S. Guice, M.D., M.P.P., is the Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs. Dr. Guice assists in the development of strategies and priorities to achieve the health mission of the Military Health System, and participates fully in formulating, developing, overseeing and advocating the policies of the Secretary of Defense.

Beyond the operating room: Applying military healthcare data insights to the civilian sector

Friday, December 2nd, 2016 - 10:02
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Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 13:23
Major Jim Markham is an operations research / systems analyst in the Army.  He is currently serving as a Research Fellow in the Training with Industry program, during which he works with IBM for one year before returning to the Army, including time with the Center for The Business of Government. His fellowship is intended to help him learn how industry applies big data and analytics to healthcare challenges in order to take this knowledge back to the Army.   Background:

Reflections on Reforming the Military Health Systems: A Conversation with Jonathan Woodson, M.D., Former Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs, U.S. Department of Defense

Monday, July 18th, 2016 - 8:59
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As assistant secretary of defense for health affairs, he led DoD’s military health system, overseeing the Defense Department’s $50 billion health budget and shepherding this mission critical care system through major reform efforts.

Dr. Jonathan Woodson

Monday, April 18th, 2016 - 12:49
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How has military medicine been transformed? What is DoD doing to strengthening military medicine’s global health engagement? What has been done to reform the military health system? Join host Michael J. Keegan as he explores these questions and more Dr. Jonathan Woodson, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs on his last interview as he closes his public service career.
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Mon, 04/25/2016
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How has military medicine been transformed? What is DoD doing to strengthening military medicine’s global health engagement? What has been done to reform the military health system? Join host Michael J. Keegan as he explores these questions and more Dr. Jonathan Woodson, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs on his last interview as he closes his public service career.

Pursuing IT Standardization and Consolidation: Insights from Dave Bowen, Director of Health Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, Defense Health Agency, U.S. Department of Defense

Friday, April 11th, 2014 - 11:22
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MHS relies on information and technology to carry out its mission and meet DOD’s quadruple aim: to achieve medical readiness, improve the health of its people, enhance the experience of care, and lower its health care costs. To do this, it depends on access to high-quality, timely, and reliable information and the technology that makes that possible —advances in technology that are clinically relevant, technicallyfeasible, and financially viable.

A Conversation with Curtis L. Coy, Deputy Under Secretary for Economic Opportunity, Veterans Benefits Administration, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Friday, April 11th, 2014 - 11:16
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As veterans separate or retire from the military, transitioning to civilian life can be hard. The federal government has the obligation to ensure that returning veterans have access to and use of hard-earned benefits that can ease this transition. With some one million veterans likely to separate or retire in the next five years and many young veterans unemployed, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs manages a portfolioof educational and job training services for eligible veterans to enhance their economic opportunity and successful transition.
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