As president and CEO of Scripps Health, Chris Van Gorder leads one of the nation’s top health care systems. In his blog, “Front-line Leader,” he shares his philosophy on leadership and insights into the rapidly changing business of health care.
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June 11, 2015 12am
The Van Gorder Dance
I have a confession: I’ve been known to dance on the job. OK, this requires some explaining.
May 26, 2015 12am
Nepal Aid Update: Closing Thoughts As We End Our Mission
Three weeks after our response team headed to Nepal to help earthquake victims, we welcomed home our crew.
May 18, 2015 12am
Nepal Aid Update: Scripps Team Preparing to Return Home
After spending the last two and a half weeks caring for earthquake victims in Nepal, members of the Scripps Health Medical Response Team are back in Kathmandu.
May 14, 2015 12am
Nepal Aid Update: Final Missions Under Way in Mountainous Villages
Nearly two weeks after five Scripps Health Medical Response Team members arrived in Nepal, they have begun their final missions.
May 11, 2015 12am
Nepal Aid Update: New Quake Strikes, Scripps Team Safe
Scripps Health Medical Response Team members who have been in Nepal providing aid for just over a week felt the 7.3 magnitude earthquake that hit May 12.
May 7, 2015 12am
Nepal Aid Update: One Week, Almost 700 Patients
After one week on the ground in Nepal following a 7.8 earthquake, a medical response team from Scripps Health is helping to rebuild lives and villages.
May 5, 2015 12am
Notes from Nepal: Updates from the Scripps Medical Response Team
The Scripps Medical Response Team is in Nepal helping victims of an earthquake. Scripps President and CEO Chris Van Gorder provides updates from the team.
January 20, 2015 12am
What It Takes to Open a New Hospital
December 22, 2014 12am
5 Reasons Why Santa Is a Great Front-line Leader
How does Santa do it? I’m convinced he uses many of my front-line leader principles. Don’t believe me? Here are five examples.
December 3, 2014 12am
No Layoffs Philosophy
When I arrived at Scripps, I vowed to turn around the organization in a way that created a secure environment for our people.