Modern Healthcare announced this years 100 Most Powerful People in Healthcare recognition programour seventh annualin the April 7 issue of the magazine. From April 7 through May 9, readers nominated candidates via Modern Healthcare Online at modernhealthcare.com. This year readers submitted more than 14,600 nominations, up from 12,600 last year. Modern Healthcare then placed the 300 people who received the most nominations on a final ballot, also posted on the Web site.
From May 26 through June 27, readers visited the site to vote for the 10 candidates they believe should make the final list of the 100 Most Powerful. Readers submitted close to 47,300 ballots with a total of just under 473,000 votes cast, up nearly 80% from last year. The 100 people who received the most votes made the final list with the ranking determined by number of votes received. The magazine reserved the right to resolve voting irregularities.
If you have any comments or questions about the results or the survey process, contact David Burda, editor, Modern Healthcare, 360 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, Ill. 60601; call 312-649-5439; or send an e-mail to [email protected]