#16 - Patrick McGill: Transforming healthcare from the inside

Notable Perspectives

Nov 9 2023 • 21 mins

In this episode, Dr. Patrick McGill sits down for an in-depth conversation with Dr. Aaron Neinstein, chief medical officer at Notable. Among other things, the two discuss:

* Why transformation requires courage and how to be a courageous leader

* The need to think about ROI in terms that go beyond just financials

* The promise of Generative AI for healthcare

* And much more.


Patrick McGill, MD, is an executive vice president and Community Health Network's chief transformation officer, a role he assumed in November 2021.

Dr. McGill is responsible for population health management, value-based care, envisioning data-enabled strategies, overseeing information technology and digital transformation, and leading Community’s effort to use analytics to drive transformation.

Since joining Community in 2010 as a family medicine physician, Dr. McGill has advanced through a variety of roles. After working in informatics, he was named medical director for physician informatics. In 2017, Dr. McGill was named vice president, clinical transformation, and shortly thereafter became senior vice president, clinical strategies.

Dr. McGill holds a bachelor of science degree from the University of Georgia and received his medical degree at the Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine in Augusta, GA. He completed his family medicine residency at Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie, IN. He is board-certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.



Here are the timestamps for this episode.

(00:00) - Intro

(01:57) - Why having courage is critical in bringing transformation to healthcare

(03:37) - Any transformation project must start by clearly defining the problem to be solved

(04:30) - Breaking down healthcare’s traditional mindset of siloed thinking

(07:51) - Why healthcare organizations need to think about ROI differently

(10:29) - The healthcare workforce now and in the future

(13:15) - Healthcare problems that were once intractable can now be solved with AI

(14:34) - Using AI for segmentation and personalization in healthcare

(15:33) - Examples of failed programs and the leadership lessons learned

(17:34) - The critical importance of alignment in driving change and transformation

(19:14) - Why right now is one of the most exciting times for the healthcare industry

(21:21) - End


Relevant links

* Dr. Patrick McGill on LinkedIn

* Dr. Neinstein on LinkedIn and Twitter

* Notable on LinkedIn

* Notable Perspectives