Will McConnell, PhD, MBA

Will McConnell, PhD, MBA
President/Chief Executive Officer
Kingman Regional Medical Center 
Kingman, Arizona, USA
10:30 a.m.
Friday, June 25, 2021
International Academy of Endodontics, Annual Meeting
The Scottsdale Princess Resort
Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
“The Changing Landscape of Healthcare"

If the future of healthcare was hard to plan for in the past, COVID-19 has really thrown a wrench in things. From workforce planning, to strategy, to supply chain, the industry is in turmoil. What will healthcare look like a year from now? 5 years from now? 10 years from now? Please join me as I discuss the current sate of healthcare and where we go from here.

The impact of COVID-19 on the patient experience
The impact of COVID-19 on healthcare workers
The acceleration of Telehealth
The role of media in a healthcare crisis
COVID-19 vaccination distribution
Strategic planning in an age of uncertainty
Learning Objectives: 
  1. Understand the current sate of healthcare
  2. Discuss the acceleration of innovation in healthcare
  3. Explore the impact of COVID-19 on patients and healthcare workers
Board Member - Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association
About the Presenter:

Will McConnell, MBA, PhD, Kingman Regional Medical Center President/Chief Executive Officer
Dr. McConnell recently moved to Kingman Arizona from Colorado to serve as the medical center’s President and Chief Executive Officer. While in Durango, Dr. McConnell served in key leadership positions within Mercy Regional Medical Center for the past 10 years, the last 3 as Mercy’s CEO. During his tenure, Dr. McConnell made tremendous strides in quality, with CMS 5 star ratings since 2016, and a Becker’s Top 100 Community Hospital award.  Additional focus on operational excellence, organizational leadership and the creation of a physician leadership council to enhance physician relations and medical staff development rounded out his tenure.