IDG TECHtalk Voices But you can and should tweak the IT organization to meet modern requirements for agility, innovation, and digital-first operations. Here’s how.
IDG TECHtalk Voices A successful transformation initiative can establish your position as a business leader, not just a technology guru – but first you have to sell it to your boss.
IDG TECHtalk Voices The health system’s response to the pandemic offers a clue to the bold idea that technology can enable healthcare delivery organizations to provide safe and cost-effective care.
Ask the Healthcare CIO Are you striving to be a data-driven organization and getting stuck in perfecting a data governance model? Too many organizations get caught in this situation. which impedes their progress toward an enterprise data strategy.
Ask the Healthcare CIO Cybersecurity is becoming an issue that is impossible to ignore and it is extremely complex in its nature. The one area that is critical and cannot be ignored is the human factor. You can buy all of the best firewalls and tools but are you making the same level of investment on educating your workforce.
Ask the Healthcare CIO The trend of a healthcare system's application portfolio is shifting to an integrated platform vs a best of breed portfolio. We will discuss the top three key ingredients for this approach.
Ask the Healthcare CIO Digital transformation has been the buzzword in every organization, but the fundamental component of this transformation is leadership. Without the right leadership in place, the transformation will not be successful. Here are the four leadership strategies that are required for the transformation.
Ask the Healthcare CIO As the role of the modern-day CIO changes, one of the key job requirements is to influence decisions in order to build the consensus necessary to get things done. As part of that influencer role, CIOs must assess and create a culture that will help and support the transformation. Without the right culture, the old saying of culture eats strategy applies very well.
Ask the Healthcare CIO Healthcare continues to experience an accelerated rate of complex change, and healthcare IT leaders are facing the challenges of transforming their organizations while keeping a steady operation in motion. What are you focusing on as we prepare for the 2017 HIMSS Annual Conference and Exhibition (HIMSS17)?
Ask the Healthcare CIO The Joint Commission is clarifying its guidance on text messaging for providers, saying clinicians can use a HIPAA-compliant platform to send messages to each other but can’t text patient care orders. The intent to use computerized provider order entry (CPOE) as the preferred method for submitting orders as it allows providers to directly enter orders into electronic health records (EHR) is great, but we should also have other options.
Ask the Healthcare CIO Every IT department needs to act and think like a business. That means doing things better, faster and cheaper. Lean is a methodology that every IT department can adopt to achieve that goal, but what's more important than the framework is transforming the culture to think lean.
Ask the Healthcare CIO Even though many companies are moving to the cloud, I still hear from cloud-resistant CIOs who are concerned about myths that are circulating about cloud computing. Some think that the cloud isn't safe, or that they can build better solutions on-site. Let's dispel the biggest myths about cloud computing.