The position permits Cone Well being to be on the forefront of the altering methods folks select the place they go for care.
Greensboro – Deno Adkins has been tapped to assist Cone Well being change into a extra consumer-focused group. He has been named senior vp of ambulatory and client providers.
Greater than half of Cone Well being’s income comes from folks receiving well being care in locations apart from the inpatient setting (for instance, outpatient CT, same-day surgical procedure, pressing care, main care, emergency division go to that doesn’t end in an admission). In keeping with Healthcare Success, shoppers more and more select these locations based mostly on location and the way rapidly they will get an appointment. The buyer’s well being plan and workplace hours additionally play vital roles.
“Throughout the nation, well being care and well-being proceed to be extra consumer-focused, and Cone Well being is positioning itself to be the market chief within the Triad and surrounding communities,” says Dr. Marlon Priest, chief medical officer, Cone Well being. “Deno has a observe report of coordinating providers and making certain that buyers obtain the best high quality care in addition to handy entry into the broader Cone Well being community.”
Adkins joined Cone Well being as an administrative fellow. Most just lately, he served as vp, ambulatory community. He led the staff that opened Cone Well being MedCenter Greensboro at Drawbridge Parkway. In lower than eight months of operation, this latest MedCenter has exceeded its first-year enterprise objectives.
Adkins earned a bachelor’s diploma from Furman College and holds each a Grasp of Enterprise Administration diploma and a Grasp of Well being Administration diploma from the Robinson Faculty of Enterprise at Georgia State College. He’s a fellow of the Well being Administration Academy GE program and the American Faculty of Healthcare Executives. He’s an authorized administration coach.