The Most Complex Ecosystem of All? — Bernard Tyson, CEO Kaiser Permanente

Systems Leadership — April 25, 2019

Robert Siegel
May 2 · 5 min read

Government Needs a Lot of Attention

A common challenge for a Systems Leader is knowing where to spend one’s time, and Tyson deals with this at an extreme level. Clearly, he needs to spend time with his employees, and in particular the doctors and nurses who provide healthcare services on the front lines. His facilities are a part of the communities in which they operate. He must be fluent in key partnerships (technological, business, etc.).

Understanding the Difference Between Affordability of Coverage and Affordability of Care

Tyson posited that two of the main drivers of the United States’ current healthcare situation is the result of a couple of key incentives that exist in the country.

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