healthcare

Physician recruitment: Money talks, but lifestyle rules

By ROBERT GLAZER // Recruiting and maintaining top talent defines a company and the quality of its services – and nowhere is that more apparent than in healthcare, where physician shortages remain a primary concern. By investing heavily in recruitment, medical practices across the country can ensure that they obtain and maintain the best of the best. Experience shows that today’s doctors value more than just compensation, though finances are definitely a key part of…


The art of bringing healthcare to market

By GREGORY ZELLER // Dr. Leonardo Interactive Webservices multiplies an impressive medical pedigree with a deep stockpile of exclusive healthcare content to produce a zillion-combination design formula. And no exaggeration on the zillion part. The platform was spun out of former parent MedNet Technologies in 2013 by founders Jack Pellman and his brother Christian after years of development under the parent company’s banner. When Melville-based MedNet was sold this year to digital specialist Advice Media…


North Shore shows off new logo

North Shore-LIJ unveiled the logo it will use next year as it becomes Northwell Health, with a first look going to the system’s 61,000 employees. “With our new name comes a whole new identity. Our new look presents a fresh, modern face to the world with a vibrant palette of colors representing our vast health system working in unison to deliver world-class care,” said Ramon Soto, the health system’s chief marketing and communications officer.  “We…


The Debrief: Michael Dowling, CEO of what might have been Laudica Health

In healthcare administration, Michael Dowling has done it all. A 20-year veteran of the former North Shore-LIJ Health System, now Northwell Health, he’s been New York’s health and human services director and commissioner of the state’s Department of Social Services. He was a senior vice president at Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield and even taught social policy at the Fordham University Graduate School of Social Services, where he was an assistant dean. A “young 66” come…