Strategic Planning at North Sunflower Medical Center

Event Details
Friday, February 21, 2014
Host: 
National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center)

North Sunflower Medical Center (NSMC) Executive team discuss the challenges that rural hospitals are facing with regards to strategic planning due to health care transformation. They share their process to strategic planning and explain how the team developed five strategic themes with defined measures to drive performance and department accountability.

Speakers

  • Wayne Walters, Chief Executive Officer, North Sunflower Medical Center, Ruleville, MS
  • Sam Miller, Chief Operating Officer, North Sunflower Medical Center, Ruleville, MS
  • Joanie Perkins, Chief Development Officer, North Sunflower Medical Center, Ruleville, MS
  • Carmen Oguz, VP of Service Line Development, North Sunflower Medical Center, Ruleville, MS

Facilitator: Rhonda Barcus, MS, Program Specialist, National Rural Health Resource Center, Duluth, MN

This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB1RH24206, Information Services to Rural Hospital Flexibility Program Grantees, $1,100,000 (0% financed with nongovernmental sources). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.