Archive for April 2014

Getting ready for the Hood to Coast Relay

People often ask me what I do for fun outside of work. Aside from spending time with my family, I’d say one of my major pastimes is running. It’s a great way to relieve stress, enjoy the outdoors and stay in shape. Knowing I like to run, some of […]

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What Providence can learn from Starbucks

I recently had a few minutes to talk with retired Starbucks executive Dave Olsen about why he serves as a member of the Providence board. I loved his response. After getting to know Providence, he said, “I called a colleague at Starbucks and said, ‘You know that […]

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Any advice for a new blogger like me?

As I mark my one-year anniversary as president and CEO of Providence Health & Services, I am excited to do more to celebrate the many ways our caregivers across the system are creating healthier communities, together. I am also committed to communicating more regularly with caregivers and creating […]

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