SPOTLIGHT: Helping doctors be superstars

Doctors, like professional athletes, need a coach that helps them understand how to maximize their performance, says Dan DeLay, senior vice president of supply chain analytics at VHA Inc. To help doctors achieve great financial performance, hospital execs should let them know how their revenue, expenses and clinical outcomes compare with colleagues. After all, whether in sports or medicine, no one wants to let their team down, DeLay contends. Article