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Geisinger CEO Will Not Join Amazon/Berkshire/JP Morgan Chase Healthcare Initiative

June 12, 2018  |  Mark Hagland
news
Despite initial discussions about his possibly joining the new Amazon/Berkshire Hathaway/JP Morgan Chase healthcare venture, David Feinberg, M.D. stated definitively on Jan. 30 that he will remain CEO of Geisinger Health System

Shifting from an Interim CIO to a Permanent Role: Five Keys

June 8, 2018  |  Tim Tolan
commentary
Many C-level executives are lured into an interim role while they look for something more permanent. And, it’s actually more commonplace than you might think. There are multiple ways you can turn this into a positive experience for you and your future employer.

Jonathan Bush Steps Down as CEO, athenahealth Considers Sale

June 6, 2018  |  Heather Landi
article
Currently fighting a takeover offer from Elliott Management, athenahealth said it is considering “strategic alternatives,” while also announcing that co-founder Jonathan Bush is stepping down as CEO, president and director, effective immediately.

PODCAST: Industry Leader Ann O'Brien on the Progress Towards Gender Equality in Health IT

May 29, 2018  |  Heather Landi
article
Ann O’Brien, a recognized HIT thought leader, shares her thoughts on bridging the gender-based pay gap, how the transition to value-based care will create new opportunities for women in HIT and why 2018 is a powerful time to be a health IT leader.

AMIA Announces New Fellow Recognition Program

May 9, 2018  |  David Raths
news
Speaking at the opening session of the AMIA 2018 Clinical Informatics Conference, AMIA CEO Doug Fridsma, M.D., Ph.D., announced the establishment of the Fellow of AMIA (FAMIA) professional recognition program.

A Rural Healthcare Report Examines Physician Shortage Issues in Nebraska

April 16, 2018  |  Mark Hagland
news
A new report on rural healthcare looks at the physician shortage in Nebraska, and some of the alternatives, around mid-level professionals, that are emerging in order to address that ongoing shortage

UCSF Names First Chief Genomics Officer

April 16, 2018  |  David Raths
news
Recognizing that genomics is playing an increasingly important role in medicine, the University of California San Francisco Health has appointed its first chief genomics officer (CGO).

At the Health IT Summit in San Francisco, UC Health’s Tom Andriola Urges CIOs Forward on Leadership

April 5, 2018  |  Mark Hagland
article
Tom Andriola, CIO for the University of California System and UC Health, offered Health IT Summit attendees important insights on the leadership and innovation challenges facing healthcare CIOs

OIG Confirms HCCIC Investigation, HHS’ Cyber Efforts Moving Forward

March 29, 2018  |  Heather Landi
news
In light of many published media reports regarding an ongoing controversy over the reassignment of top cyber leaders at HHS and the ongoing work of its HCCIC, the Office of the Inspector General has confirmed that there is an investigation involving the HCCIC.

Cleveland Clinic CIO Ed Marx Urges the HIT Summit Audience to Take Risks and Lead Proactively

March 27, 2018  |  Mark Hagland
article
Ed Marx, CIO of the Cleveland Clinic organization, and a nationally recognized healthcare IT leader, urged the audience gathered for the Health IT Summit in Cleveland to be proactive in demonstrating leadership in their organizations

Survey: Female, Minority Health IT Professionals Face Notable Pay Disparities

March 14, 2018  |  Heather Landi
news
On average, both female and minority health IT professionals are paid less than their respective peers, according to a recent compensation survey.

Results of the 2018 HIMSS Leadership Survey Confirm CIOs’ Focus on Clinical Outcomes Improvement—and Cybersecurity

March 8, 2018  |  Mark Hagland
article
The results of the 2018 HIMSS U.S. Leadership and Workforce Survey confirm healthcare IT leaders’ focus on improving clinical outcomes and operations—while also intensifying cybersecurity and data privacy and security

Pasadena’s Huntington Hospital Names New CIO

March 2, 2018  |  David Raths
news
Huntington Hospital, a 619-bed nonprofit hospital in Pasadena, Calif., has named Scott Groom its new senior vice president and chief information officer.

New Salary History Ban Is Here to Stay

February 23, 2018  |  Tim Tolan
commentary
The art of negotiating salary and total compensation in the recruiting world is changing. Multiple states and cities have ratified salary history ban legislation. Some of these laws have gone into effect, while others will be enacted over the next few years.

Randy McCleese on What it Means to Be CIO of the Year

February 8, 2018  |  Rajiv Leventhal
article
McCleese recently spoke with Healthcare Informatics about rural healthcare obstacles, what winning this award means to him, how he’s been able to have success in this role, and how he sees the policy landscape shaking out.

athenahealth Names Jeffrey Immelt Its New Chairman

February 7, 2018  |  Mark Hagland
article
On Wednesday, the Watertown, Mass.-based EHR and practice management vendor athenahealth named Jeff Immelt, former chairman and CEO of GE, as chairman of athenahealth

In San Diego, Healthcare IT Leaders Talked Culture—in Many Contexts

February 5, 2018  |  Mark Hagland
commentary
At the Health IT Summit in San Diego last week, it was fascinating to hear so many healthcare IT leaders underscore the significance of culture as an element in the success (or failure) of healthcare IT executives’ strategic planning and execution

Chief Quality Officers Seek to Create a ‘Healthy Tension’ in Their Organizations

January 26, 2018  |  David Raths
article
Two chief quality officers talk about the challenges involved in overseeing a cultural transformation within their organizations.

Scottsdale Institute 2017 CIO Fall Summit: A New World of Healthcare IT

January 26, 2018  |  Dan Golder, Impact Advisors
article
Healthcare leaders recently gathered at the 2017 Scottsdale Institute CIO Fall Summit to share strategies, concerns and insights as we move toward the “New World of Healthcare IT.”

2018 Most Influential Women in Health IT Awardees Announced

January 17, 2018  |  Heather Landi
news
Four healthcare IT leaders—Ann O’Brien, R.N., Judy Murphy, R.N., Jessica Kahn and Vice Admiral Raquel C. Bono—have been named as the 2018 awardees of HIMSS’ Most Influential Women in Health IT.

Health IT Experts Join Health Catalyst Team

January 16, 2018  |  David Raths
news
Salt Lake City-based healthcare data analytics company Health Catalyst has added three health IT and quality heavyweights as strategic advisors.

Randy McCleese Named CHIME-HIMSS CIO of the Year

January 16, 2018  |  Rajiv Leventhal
news
Randy McCleese, CIO of Methodist Hospital in Henderson, Ky., has been named 2017 John E. Gall Jr. CIO of the Year award by CHIME and HIMSS.

Ohio’s Summa Health Names New CIO

January 14, 2018  |  David Raths
news
Akron, Ohio-based Summa Health has named Tanya Arthur its new senior vice president and chief information officer, replacing Greg Kall, who retired in December.

Cerner Taps Former Philips Executive Brent Shafer as new CEO

January 10, 2018  |  Heather Landi
news
Kansas City, Missouri-based health information technology company Cerner Corporation has tapped Brent Shafer as its new CEO and chairman of the board of directors, effective February 1.

Cleveland’s Center for Health Affairs Seeks New CEO

January 9, 2018  |  David Raths
news
The Cleveland-based Center for Health Affairs is looking for a new CEO. Timothy Jarm stepped down from his position as president and CEO in December after a year in the position.

Edging into 2018, Could 2017 Turn Out To Have Been an Inflection-Point Year?

January 1, 2018  |  Mark Hagland
commentary
It feels as though 2017 was an important year in the preparation on the part of advanced patient care organizations, to plunge more deeply into risk-based contracting—at a time of accelerating risks to providers (including cybersecurity risks) of all kinds

Former ONC Leader De Salvo Joins Dell Medical School at UT-Austin

December 19, 2017  |  David Raths
news
Karen DeSalvo, M.D., former national coordinator for health IT, is joining the faculty at the Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin in January.

Favorite Health IT Quotes of 2017: A Baker’s Dozen

December 19, 2017  |  David Raths
commentary
Each year I like to look back through my interviews at some of the quotes from industry leaders that intrigued me the most to see if they help elucidate any patterns that I might miss in my day-to-day reporting on informatics trends.

AMIA Warns of Tax Bill’s Impact on Graduate School Programs in Informatics

December 14, 2017  |  David Raths
news
Provisions in the Republican tax bill that would count graduate student tuition waivers as taxable income would have detrimental impacts on the viability of fields such as informatics, according to the American Medical Informatics Association.

Dignity Health, CHI Merging to Form New Catholic Health System

December 8, 2017  |  Heather Landi
news
Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), based in Englewood, Colorado, and San Francisco-based Dignity Health officially announced they are merging and have signed a definitive agreement to combine ministries and create a new, nonprofit Catholic health system.

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