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How sustainability programs cure health-care woes

Hospitals are full of creative, passionate people doing all kinds of work from all kinds of backgrounds. But their passion can get squashed in the health-care environment due to endless regulations, reporting, protocol, tasks, steps and limited time and dollars.

And with the constant changes underfoot, it’s inevitable that there will be a misstep or two (or slip or fall). According to Eric Parmenter, vice president of employer solutions at Evolent Health, “With health-care reform, employees of hospitals and health systems are experiencing a tsunami of change in their industry, and by extension their career.