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Prescription for Excellence: Leadership Lessons for Creating a World Class Customer Experience from UCLA Health System
Prescription for Excellence: Leadership Lessons for Creating a World Class Customer Experience from UCLA Health System Joseph Michelli 0071773541 9780071773546 <h4>THE #1<i>NEW YORK TIMES</i&
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Prescription for Excellence: Leadership Lessons for Creating a World Class Customer Experience from UCLA Health System by Joseph Michelli

<h4>THE #1<i>NEW YORK TIMES</i>AND<i>WALL STREET JOURNAL</i>BESTSELLER!</h4> <p>Like any business, a hospital must be true to its core values in order to succeed. Trickle-down values start at the top with the best leadership, so that all the stakeholders understand and carry out the institutions mission. That is the gift that David F einberg has brought to U CLA. I am in awe of his management skills.<br /> <b>Lynda Resnick, owner of Pom Wonderful, Fiji Water, Teleflora, and Wonderful Pistachios</b></p> <p>With clear purpose, unwavering principles, and steadfast leadership, the people at UCLA have established a new bar, a compelling promise, for what healthcare can and should be.<br /> <b>David M. Lawrence, M.D., former CEO, Kaiser Permanente</b></p> <p>An absorbing and educational account of a large institutions astonishing transformation. The strong, courageous, and focused leadership of David Feinberg and his outstanding team is evident on every page. A tremendous lesson for all large enterprises.<br /> <b>William E. Simon, Jr., cochairman, William E. Simon & Sons</b></p> <p>Most leadership authors describe how to apply common-sense principles. Michelli is a notable exception. He artfully describes the compelling, uncommon leadership practices that transformed UCLA Health System. The resulting lessons are plentiful and powerful for todays business leader.<br /> <b>Lee J. Colan, Ph.D., author of<i>Sticking to It: The Art of Adherence</i></b></p> <p><b>About the Book:</b></p> <p>Joseph Michelli, author of<i>The Starbucks Experience</i>and<i>The New Gold Standard</i>, is among the worlds top authorities on the principles of creating an organizational culture dedicated to service excellence. In these bestselling books, he examines how leading service companies dominate their respective industries with innovative customerexperience strategies.</p> <p>Now, Michelli turns his attention to one of the most complex, controversial, and critical industrieshealthcare.</p> <p>In<i>Prescription for Excellence</i>, Michelli provides an inside look at an organization that has become the envy of its industryand explains how you can dominate your own industry by using the same approach.</p> <p>UCLA Health System is revered worldwide for its top-tier patient/customer care. Great physicians, nurses, researchers, and staff are only part of the equation; UCLAs overall success is a result of organization-wide collaboration that is driven by leaders with a shared vision of unyielding excellence. Michelli breaks down UCLAs approach into five simple principles:</p> <ul> <li>Commit to Care</li> <li>Leave No Room for Error</li> <li>Make the Best Better</li> <li>Create the Future</li> <li>Service Serves Us</li> </ul> <p>From administrative offices to operating rooms to research centers, continued adherence to these five principles has guided UCLA to financial strength, social significance, and sustainability.</p> <p>The best part is that these principles translate to any industry, so you, too, can achieve similar goals. Michelli gives you the tools to adapt UCLAs ideas, systems, and leadership principles into your own best practices. Whether it is a healthcare organization, a financial institution, or a neighborhood hair salon, good business begins and ends with customer connection. When all workers in an organization focus on providing quality care for those they serve, success inevitably follows.</p> <p>Business is always personal; UCLAs leadership ensures that this simple truth drives every UCLA employee, every day. Apply the lessons Michelli spells out in<i>Prescription for Excellence</i>to create a system that ensures that your people take business personally, day in and day out.</p

Author: Joseph Michelli

Language: English

Edition: 1

Binding: Hardcover

Pages: 320

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

Publication Date: 2011-05-24

Our Price: $4.09

ISBN: 0071773541

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