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Lindsey Burke

Lindsey Burke is a Consultant based in the Pittsburgh office of Select International. She is largely responsible for client support and managing clients in industries including manufacturing, sales, and healthcare. Lindsey completed her M.A. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from Xavier University and earned a B.A. and B.S. in Psychology from Kent State University.
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8 Traits to Look for When Hiring a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner

Posted by  Lindsey Burke

Many health systems have identified building out their Physician Assistant (PA) and Nurse Practitioner (NP) programs as central to their ability to improving patient access and quality of care. Research shows that patients respond well to PAs and NPs when they are utilized effectively. They add great value to the care delivery system and improve outcomes.

Most systems, though, have been so busy trying to recruit for these roles that they’ve not given much thought to exactly WHAT they are looking for.


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Five Attributes Critical for Healthcare Leaders in the Near Future

Posted by  Lindsey Burke

Plenty has been written about the ongoing changes to healthcare, including increasing economic pressures and the rise of consumerism.  (See a nice summary in a recent article by Fierce Healthcare). Do these changes mean that the competencies, skills, and traits of successful healthcare leaders of the future will be substantially different from those of today? 


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