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ACHE Awards - 2014

ACHE Gold Medal Award: Keeping the patient in mind, far beyond the hospital

ACHE Gold Medal Award: Keeping the patient in mind, far beyond the hospital

By Rachel Landen  |  February 08, 2014

Chris Van Gorder is credited with orchestrating a multimillion-dollar turnaround and cultural transformation of Scripps Health, San Diego, after being named its president and CEO in 2000. But ask Van Gorder what the highlight of his career would be, and he'll tell you about flying into Haiti at 2 a.m. and assisting Scripps' chief medical officer in surgery following the 2010 earthquake.

ACHE Honorary Fellow: Playing a lead role, putting quality in the spotlight

ACHE Honorary Fellow: Playing a lead role, putting quality in the spotlight

By Rachel Landen  |  February 08, 2014

It was an ad in an issue of Life magazine that was responsible for changing the course of William Richardson's life.As a sophomore at Trinity College in Hartford, Conn., planning to go to law school, Richardson saw an ad in the magazine that asked parents, 'Should your son be a hospital administrator?'

Podcast: Delvecchio Finley

Podcast: Delvecchio Finley

By Modern Healthcare  |  February 08, 2014

The American College of Healthcare Executives chose Delvecchio Finley, the 36-year-old CEO of Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, as its 2014 Young Executive of the Year. Listen to Finley tell the story of how he switched his focus from medicine to administration and advanced quickly to take the helm of the Torrance, Calif., hospital at a dire time in its history.

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