ECG Management Consultants

Long-Term Outlook Necessary for Managed Care to Succeed

New On Demand Healthcare Upside/Down: With guest Ken Steele, a partner with ECG Management Consultants and an expert on managed care. On this 50th episode, he talks about the reasons why our healthcare system still struggles to achieve the promise of value-based care and why we’re all responsible for finding solutions.


Take Charge of Your Breast Health

New On Demand Healthcare Upside/Down: With guest Amy Patel, MD, a breast radiologist, & medical director at the Breast Center at Liberty Hospital. Dr. Patel discusses advancements in screening technology, describes her efforts to improve access in her native Missouri, and explains why it’s so important to meet patients where they are.





Patient Experience is Key

New On Demand Healthcare Upside/Down: With guest David Klein, MD, Chief Executive Officer of MarinHealth. Dr. Klein talks more about the role that independent hospitals play in their communities and why he urges his workers employees to reflect on the lives they touch every day.


Team Is Everything

New On Demand Healthcare Upside/Down: With guest Julien L. Pham, MD, MPH, nephrologist and founder of Third Culture Capital (3CC). On this episode he separates the realities of clinical entrepreneurship from the hype and shares the secrets of a successful venture.