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 48 – The Burden and Joy of Caregiving During the Pandemic – Alex Drane

Alex Drane is co-founder and CEO of Archangels, a platform and movement designed to bring visibility and support to people who play the role of unpaid caregiver in the many forms that takes. Why is it called Archangels? Because many people in this role don’t view themselves as formal caregivers…

Alexandra Drane

Episode 47 – Promoting Team Member Safety and Connection – Margaret Dimond

Margaret Dimond, PhD, is president and CEO of McLaren Oakland, a 328-bed acute care provider serving all of Oakland County, Michigan. McLaren Oakland is in Pontiac, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit, and serves patients from diverse socio-economic, racial, and ethnic backgrounds.

In this…

Margaret Dimond

Episode 46 – What “Experience” Means in COVID-19 Times – Jill Slominski, MD

Jill Slominski, MD, is medical director of clinical experience at Presbyterian Healthcare Services in New Mexico. Dr. Slominski practices internal medicine, while her leadership role focuses on driving improvement in both team member and patient/family experience at Presbyterian. In this role,…

Jill Slominski

Episode 45 – Team Member Well-Being in the Era of COVID-19 – Thomas E. Jenike, MD

Thomas E. Jenike, MD, is a family medicine doctor and SVP and chief well-being officer at Novant Health. In his role, he supports the system’s clinicians and leaders in reducing burnout and finding joy in practice. Dr. Jenike’s journey started with his own experience of burnout, for which he…

Tom Jenike

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