Posts by Francine Marlenee

Highlights from Cleveland Clinic Medical Innovation Summit

The Innovation Institute and Innovation Lab partner RedCrow participated in the 2018 Cleveland Clinic Medical Innovation Summit as collaborators and as musical guests. Larry Stofko from The Innovation Institute and Jerry Harrison and Aishlin Harrison from RedCrow entertained Summit participants at the House of Blues, along with The Side Deal band. Other highlights from the…

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The Innovation Institute to Be Featured at SoCal HIMSS CIO Forum | Health IT Driving Innovation: The Road to Care Transformation

Newport Beach, CA  –  Today, The Innovation Institute announced that it will participate in the SoCal HIMSS 11th Annual CIO Forum Health IT driving Innovation: The Road to Care Transformation on November 13, 2018 at The Center at Cathedral Plaza in Los Angeles. The action-packed Forum will include national thought leaders Daniel Barchi, SVP and CIO…

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OC Startups Now | An In-Depth Look at The Innovation Institute’s Partnership with an Equity Crowdfunding Portal

Larry Stofko, The Innovation Institute Earlier this year, the Innovation Institute, with HQ in La Palma, partnered with RedCrow, an equity crowdfunding portal. This Q&A is with Larry Stofko, EVP of the institute. The institute is a for-profit operation owned by six non-profit hospital systems. It has three prongs: an innovation lab; a fund that…

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The Governance Institute | Merger Playbook: Best Way to Govern throughout the Process

By Jim Finkelstein, President and CEO, and Kellie Fielding, Senior Consultant, FutureSense LLC |This article explains what boards should do in order to be properly prepared for a smooth governance transition during any merger activity. How can you achieve the most efficient and effective alignment of governance as you navigate through the merger process? The new partnership…

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Valley Children’s Hospital Recognizes Innovation Institute Leaders Steve Gilbert and Ed Wong

Valley Children’s Hospital has recognized The Innovation Institute Executive Vice President and COO Steve Gilbert and Executive Vice President and CFO Edward Wong for their support of the Camp Sunshine Dreams Program to allow Valley Children’s Hospital cancer patients to participate in the camp experience. The camp is an enjoyable, stimulating and supportive experience and…

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NAILPRO | Uncomfortably Numb

Nail techs are particularly prone to developing carpal tunnel syndrome. Here’s how to stop it in its tracks. A cover shoot with Heidi Klum for Cosmopolitan Germany should’ve been an exciting experience for celebrity nail artist Destinee Handly, but instead she found herself crying in her car at the day’s end, overcome by pain in…

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Medical Construction & Design Magazine | HDC Installs New Relocatable MRI Building at St. Joseph Health, St. Mary Medical Center High Desert

The first days of summer will see the installation of a new MRI building at St. Joseph Health, St. Mary Medical Center that will serve patients from across the High Desert region and beyond. Petra ICS and Healthcare Design & Construction, both Innovation Institute companies, have been working together as a team preparing the site…

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FutureSense Welcomes Dan Walter, Melanie Jameson & Kellie Fielding | Leveraging Extensive Total Rewards Knowledge to Tailor Motivational Solutions

La Palma, Calif. – FutureSense, LLC is pleased to welcome Dan Walter (Managing Consultant), Melanie Jameson (Senior Consultant & Director, Marketing and Communications), and Kellie Fielding (Consultant & Director, Client Success). Walter, Jameson, and Fielding come most recently from Performensation and will combine their skills with FutureSense, LLC as part of FutureSense’s mission to expand its…

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Healthcare Dive | FutureSense Welcomes Dan Walter, Melanie Jameson & Kellie Fielding

La Palma, Calif. – FutureSense, LLC is pleased to welcome Dan Walter (Managing Consultant), Melanie Jameson (Senior Consultant & Director, Marketing and Communications), and Kellie Fielding (Consultant & Director, Client Success). Walter, Jameson, and Fielding come most recently from Performensation and will combine their skills with FutureSense, LLC as part of FutureSense’s mission to expand…

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Becker’s Hospital Review | Energizing Community-Based Health Systems With Innovation Opportunities

By Joe Randolph | As patient care is transformed with pressures on margins and disruptive outside players, many health systems are struggling with how to energize their workforce to make the necessary changes. The industry is experiencing consolidation through mergers in an effort to gain synergies from reduced overhead expense and market leverage. At the…

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Catholic Health World | Venture Capitalists Say Health Systems Should Invest to Advance Their Business Strategy

By Betsy Taylor | SAN DIEGO — U.S. health care venture fundraising totals more than $9 billion annually and health care systems are contributing a growing portion of that amount. Three venture investment executives provided insight at the 2018 Catholic Health Assembly about models to support such investing and strategies for success in the field. Mary…

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Expanding Care: Healthcare Design & Construction Installs New Relocatable MRI Building at St. Joseph Health, St. Mary Medical Center High Desert

APPLE VALLEY — June 26, 2018 — The first days of summer will see the installation of a new MRI building at St. Joseph Health, St. Mary Medical Center that will serve patients from across the High Desert region and beyond. Petra ICS and Healthcare Design & Construction (HDC), both Innovation Institute companies, have been…

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The Innovation Institute Participates in CHA Assembly 2018

Member Owners Recognized for Achievements, Leadership The Innovation Institute President and CEO Joe Randolph was selected to speak this year at CHA Assembly 2018 about Using Venture Investing to Spur Innovation and Further Our Mission.  Randolph talked about The Innovation Institute’s founding principles, the unique business model, the progress to date and the learnings for…

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Becker’s Hospital Review | How Hospital Leadership Can Embrace, Not Fear, Innovation

Innovation is a word that frequently instills fear into leadership. Innovation means new and new is synonymous with change and risk. Managing risk frequently tops the governance priority list, whereas discussions about innovation often go by the wayside. As healthcare organizations look to become sustainable and continue to grow in this highly volatile and complex…

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Medical Construction & Design | New Research Highlights Changing Dynamics of Medical Office Space

LA PALMA, Calif. – Petra Integrated Construction Strategies has a new white paper available: Changing Dynamics of Medical Office Space – Perspective on Market Influences that are Driving Change, which provides perspective as to the history of medical office development post WWII leading up to trends, strategies and tools influencing disruptive innovation. Planning concepts to…

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New Research Highlights Changing Dynamics of Medical Office Space

Perspective on Market Influences Driving Change La Palma, Calif. –  Petra Integrated Construction Strategies (Petra ICS), the capital planning and construction management subsidiary of The Innovation Institute, announced today the availability of a new white paper: Changing Dynamics of Medical Office Space – Perspective on Market Influences that are Driving Change, which provides perspective as…

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Orange County Business Journal | Healthcare Real Estate

HPA Realty Inc. in Brea purchased approximately 195,000 square feet of industrial and medical offices at 2727 and 2767 Imperial Highway for $47.3 million. Fullerton-based St. Jude Medical Center is one of the anchor tenants. HPA will serve as the leasing and property manager for the Brea Imperial Centre. The investment was made through the…

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Connect Media | Brea MOB Assets Acquired for $47M

HPA Realty, Inc. acquired roughly 195,000 square feet of industrial and medical office space within Brea Imperial Centre for $47.3 million. The properties are located at 2727 and 2767 Imperial Highway, with one of the anchoring tenants as St. Jude Medical Center. HPA’s James McGrade indicated the purchase was made through HPA’s Growth Fund, as…

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