Consulting book honored

March 29, 2011
Drectors of Rule 4 Consulting have been coaching and teaching fAdaptive Design methodology described in book for nearly a decade.

PORTLAND, Oregon--Rule 4 Consulting, a health-care consulting firm affiliated with the Harvard Business School, has announced partner Dr. John Kenagy’s book "Designed to Adapt: Leading Healthcare in Challenging Times" was awarded the 2011 James A. Hamilton Award for Book of the Year by the American College of Healthcare Executives.

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Partners of Rule 4 Consulting are credited in the book and have implemented the discussed successful strategies. The methodology described in the book is called Adaptive Design, which the directors of Rule 4 Consulting have been coaching and teaching for nearly a decade.

“Dr. John Kenagy has written the best 'how-to' book for health care,” said Sal Bognanni, director of the Center for Clinical Transformation at the Iowa Health System. "And Rule 4 Consulting has the best teachers/coaches for those that want to learn."

To learn more about Dr. Kenagy’s book or Rule 4 Consulting’s work based on Adaptive Design, send an e-mail to [email protected].

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