To many, it may be a strange site to stumble upon a group of GI professionals (like myself) from across America listening intently to an acapella serenade of “Screen Every Colon.” Not familiar with that title? That’s because it’s a clever remake to the tune of “Climb Every Mountain.” The reimagining of the song was […]

I have always been passionate about quality in medical practice, trying to understand what it means, how to measure it, and how to enhance it. Having now hung up my scopes (stetho- and endo-) the issue has become more personal in recent years. Who can I trust to look after me as I traverse my […]

Having worked in the hospital setting as a Lean Six Sigma black belt and in patient safety/risk management, I’ve led or contributed to many root cause analyses (RCAs) over the years. Using a methodical approach to deduce the root causes of problems, communication failure was always (yes, always) either a contributing factor or the singular […]

Transcript from a recent interview with Dan Shapiro, Ph.D. Dr. Shapiro is a Clinical Psychologist with over 20 years of experience treating physicians and executives while working in the malpractice space. Throughout the following conversation, Dr. Shapiro, a member of the SE Healthcare team of consultants, offers valuable insights from his time working with hospitals, […]

SE Healthcare Expands Team, Adds Two Business Development Professionals For Immediate Release Contact: Chrissy E. Brown August 25, 2017 717-556-1037 Charleston, SC, August 25, 2017 – SE Healthcare is pleased to announce the addition of two business development professionals to its team. Allen K. Hodge joins SE as a Regional Sales Executive and Joseph […]

Charleston, SC, July 25, 2017 – Phyllis Malpas MA, RN, CGRN has joined the Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (SGNA) Health Care Policy Committee effective July 17, 2017. As a committee member, Ms. Malpas supports SGNA’s efforts to influence public policy regarding colorectal cancer awareness, infection prevention and advancing the goals of the Institute […]

CHARLESTON, SC, May 22, 2017 – The Board of Directors of SE Healthcare Quality Consulting (SE) is pleased to announce the promotion of Richard K. Hammer, MD to Interim CEO effective immediately. Dr. Hammer, a board certified physician with over 20 years of experience in the business of medicine and business development, takes on this […]

CHARLESTON, SC, April 7, 2017 – SE Healthcare Quality Consulting is pleased to welcome Stephanie K. Sargent, MHA, RN, CPPS as Vice President of Product Development & Quality. In this role, Stephanie will oversee the continued development of the Physician Empowerment Suite©, a scientifically-based tool that is comprised of a combination of Patient Experience and […]

CHARLESTON, SC, December 1, 2016 — The SE Healthcare Quality Consulting Board of Directors announced Christopher Tashjian, MD, has joined their board effective September 17, 2016. Dr. Tashjian is a board-certified physician and Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians and a thought leader who is active in setting policy for the medical community. […]

The era of big data in medicine is here, and it promises to improve the overall quality and efficiency of healthcare, increase profitability, reduce waste, predict epidemics, cure diseases and help avoid adverse medical outcomes. Of course, its success is reliant upon collecting the right data and the ability to meaningfully interpret that data. READ […]