Liz Boehm

Executive Strategist, Human-Centered Research
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Liz Boehm is director of research at Vocera. Her life’s work is to restore dignity and respect to the healthcare experience. She has an extensive healthcare background including 15 years as leader of global healthcare research at Forrester Research. Her work focused on patient and consumer behavior, delivery and payment system management, and the role of technology in helping to transform healthcare. This experience made her a national expert on experience transformation. Liz began her career by working as a Peace Corps volunteer in a health center in rural West Africa. Through professional and volunteer work in hospitals, she’s developed a profound respect for the dedication of the doctors, nurses, and staff who commit their lives to caring, as well as the courage of patients who survive and thrive as a result of their combined efforts. Liz holds a B.A. in women’s and gender studies from Amherst College.
Articles by Liz Boehm

A broad definition of healthcare workplace violence leads to better caregiver safety

Workplace violence is not new in healthcare. Even prior to the pandemic, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that people working in healthcare were four times more likely to experience workplace violence than those…

Enabling Safety and Quality Care
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To help retain nurses, fix communication: NASA TLX survey

According to Becker’s Hospital Review, personnel shortages of all types were at the top of the list of pressing concerns for healthcare CEOs…

Transforming the Experience
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The 2022 Healthcare Workforce Rescue Package

The collaboration started with a simple question: what if we could get a group of healthcare workforce well-being experts together to create a list of the top five most critical well-being actions that leaders could take now to support healthcare…

Saving Steps and Saving Time
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