Caring Greatly Podcast


The podcast for leaders who bring humanity to the work of healthcare

Caring greatly

The Caring Greatly™ podcast is a destination where healthcare leaders find stories and resources designed to help them to grow, lead, innovate, and rejuvenate.

In an interview format, thought leaders from across healthcare disciplines share insights and inspiration about leading and thriving as the industry transforms. Podcast themes span human-centered leadership, technology and innovation, and points in between. Learn More

Episode 44 – The Value of Human-Centered Design in Healthcare – Nick Dawson

Nick Dawson, MHA, is co-founder of the Emergency Design Collective, a recently formed venture aimed at creating a more human-centered healthcare system through design with patients, communities, and providers. Mr. Dawson has previously worked as a design and innovation leader at health systems…

Nick Dawson

Episode 43 – Unleashing Innovation With a Focus on Humanity – Thomas Howell, MD

Thomas Howell, MD, MS, is assistant medical director of patient experience and chair of the Community Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, at the Mayo Clinic. In addition to his leadership roles, Dr. Howell is a practicing OB/GYN with an active patient roster.

In this episode, Dr.…

Thomas Howell

Episode 42 – The Physician’s Perspective on Expanded Virtual Care – Aram Alexanian, MD

Aram Alexanian, MD, is physician executive for provider development and support at Novant Health. In that role, Dr. Alexanian and his team work with fellow providers to help them get the most out of critical technology such as the EHR and virtual visit platforms. He supports their practice…

Aram Alexanian

Episode 41 – Diversity and Equity as Part of Mainstream Quality – Lou Hart, MD

Louis Hart, III, MD, is director of equity, quality, and safety at New York City Health and Hospitals, the largest public health system in the United States. The system serves more than one million New Yorkers every year across 70 care locations in all five boroughs of the city.

In this…

Lou Hart

Episode 40 – Changing the Nexus of Care – Patrick Kneeland, MD

Dr. Patrick Kneeland is vice president for medical affairs at DispatchHealth, a company providing home care support for urgent care, acute-post hospitalization support, and hospital-at-home services. Prior to joining DispatchHealth, Dr. Kneeland worked as a hospitalist at University of Colorado…

Patrick Kneeland

Episode 39 – Creating Trust Through Communication During COVID-19 - Anne Diamond, JD


Anne Diamond, JD, is the president of Bridgeport Hospital, part of Yale New Haven Health. Ms. Diamond’s education and background includes leadership, process and experience improvement, health system growth, and a degree in health law. She began her career as a nuclear medicine…

Anne Diamond