50 of the Most Powerful People in Healthcare (Becker's Hospital Review)

November 19, 2012
The next year holds many changes for the healthcare industry: the implementation of higher spending caps and flexible spending account limits, preparation for ICD-10 and health insurance exchanges, and further consolidation from health systems and insurance companies. Here are 50 people with considerable sway over healthcare policy, operations and opinion in 2013. Nancy Schlichting is CEO of Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, Mich. She is credited with leading the health system through a dramatic financial turnaround and for implementing award-winning patient safety, customer service and diversity initiatives. (Full Story)