Thrilling Transitions In The Works At Healthcare Design

Jennifer Kovacs SilvisIt’s been 13 years since I joined the Healthcare Design staff in September 2010. That timing labored out good {that a} handful of weeks later, I used to be heading to Las Vegas for my first Healthcare Design Conference + Expo.

Certainly one of my on-site assignments was to assist with the stage presentation of our annual journal awards ceremony. As I listened to the phrases being shared in regards to the initiatives we had been celebrating, the necessary work of this business, and the outcomes being achieved, I couldn’t assist however be drawn in.

In that second, I noticed how fortunate I used to be to be there, to be a part of this business. I noticed the distinction good design could make; how the constructed setting shapes the experiences of sufferers, household, and employees members; how there are folks on this world pushed by the mission to make healthcare areas higher.

And I gotta say, I used to be hooked—and I’ve been ever since.

Over these years, I’ve had the immense honor of supporting this business in our personal model mission to supply the perception, info, and inspiration it is advisable do your jobs and proceed to raise the sector of healthcare design. I’ve been lucky to expertise a number of skilled alternatives and significant relationships alongside the way in which, too.

My new position as model director

Now, it’s time to modify gears. With this challenge, I’ll step away from the journal to tackle a brand new position of Model Director. On this place, I get to maintain doing all these issues I really like however in a broader context. I’ll dive deep into how we at Healthcare Design can higher serve you on the highway forward, particularly by extra strong and diversified content material, schooling, and occasion alternatives.

And I wish to ensure all of you might be companions within the course of. I encourage you to electronic mail me at [email protected] with any nascient concepts or long-desired wishlist gadgets across the forms of content material you wish to eat, codecs for schooling you favor, or occasions that don’t exist but and you want they did.

That’s the very best a part of transitions like these—they permit a much-needed pause level to judge the present state and check out one thing new.

HCD’s new editor-in-chief

This transition additionally means I get to announce our new Editor-in-Chief, Anne DiNardo. Anne has been a crucial member of the HCD staff for 11 years, and there’s no yet one more succesful or certified to take this journal into the long run. Be part of me in congratulating Anne!

I used to be fortunate to have one dream job, and I can’t wait to start out my second. I’m so comfortable I get to do it with this business by my aspect. I’ll see you quickly.