In an age in which selfishness and belligerence have been successfully marketed as virtues and compassion and cooperation as vices, it's nice to see that some people hold different priorities.
Health Care Hall of Fame - 2010
It was a defining moment in Edward Kennedy's career. As the U.S. Senate was casting a decisive vote on key Medicare legislation on a hot July day in 2008, a hush fell over the chamber as a familiar white cloud of hair entered the premises.
Austin Ross led from the back of the room. Former colleagues at Virginia Mason Medical Center, where he served as executive administrator, say he exerted his influence subtly but unmistakably on many fronts, perhaps most notably when coaxing the birth of the integrated delivery system and reaching out to both rural and inner-city providers.
A total of 87 healthcare visionaries have been inducted into the Modern Healthcare Health Care Hall of Fame since its inception in 1988.
All 87 healthcare luminaries inducted into the Health Care Hall of Fame since 1988 are presented in alphabetical order
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