My interviews with Dr. Ahmed El Serafi, Ronnie Taylor, Josh Block and John Cereghino

My interviews with Dr. Ahmed El Serafi, Ronnie Taylor, Josh Block and John Cereghino

by Philip F. Jacobus, CEO | June 24, 2020
Clock-wise from top left: Dr. Ahmed El Serafi, Ronnie Taylor, Josh Block and John Cereghino
Five Minutes in Healthcare is a new series we've introduced in HealthCare Business News, where I discuss current events with some of the industry's most influential leaders, as well as innovative thinkers who are working to meet the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic.

Over the last week I have had the pleasure of speaking to Dr. Ahmed El Serafi, Ronnie Taylor, Josh Block and John Cereghino. Each interview is approximately five minutes long, or a few minutes over five.

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In this installment we speak to Dr. Ahmed El Serafi, a co-founder of the International Radiology Centre (IRC) and a professor of radiology at Suez Canal University in Egypt, about the value of teleradiology in a post-pandemic world, and the business impact of a major shift toward remote reading.


In this installment we speak to Ronnie Taylor, president and CEO of SVSR, a mobile trailer provider, about the business impact of the coronavirus pandemic.


In this installment we speak to Josh Block, president of Block Imaging, about how his company is dealing with the coronavirus pandemic and what he imagines the long term consequences could be.


In this installment we speak to John Cereghino, vice president of JC Duggan Rigging & Moving, about the history of his company and some of the most challenging moving jobs he's been involved in.


We hope you enjoy the videos. Please tell us what you think, and let us know who you would like to see interviewed next!

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About Phil Jacobus

Phil Jacobus has been involved in health care since 1977, when he visited China to sell equipment. He has done business in 35 countries and still travels extensively. Phil is active in charity, helps rural clinics and always tries to help DOTmed users when he can.

Phil is a founding member of IAMERS and a member of AHRA, HFMA, AAMI and the Cryogenic Society of America. He has contributed to a number of magazines and journals and has addressed trade groups.

Phil's proudest achievement is that he has been happily married to his wife Barbara since 1989, who helped him found DOTmed in 1998.

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