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New Survey-Based Report Looks at Staffing and Work-Hours Patterns Among HIT Professionals

March 11, 2017  |  Mark Hagland
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Last month, Pivot Point Consulting released a report on trends in hiring, staffing, and work-hours trends among health IT professionals, providing a glimpse of the major trends affecting the HIT job market

When Changing the Culture: Speak Softly but Definitely Carry a Big Stick!

March 9, 2017  |  Pete Rivera
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“Culture eats strategy for breakfast” ---Peter Drucker.

One Radiology Chair’s Perspectives on the Use of Teleradiology Firms to Extend Radiologist Capabilities

March 8, 2017  |  Mark Hagland
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Phillip Kohanski, M.D., chief of radiology at William W. Backus Hospital in Norwich, Connecticut, shares his perspectives on his organization’s journey around the use of external teleradiology services

Survey: Women in Tech Identify Wage Inequality, Workplace Gender Bias as Ongoing Obstacles

March 7, 2017  |  Heather Landi
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Wage inequality compared to male colleagues, workplace gender bias and a shortage of female role models are among the main barriers faced by women working in the technology field, according to a new survey by global technology association ISACA.

Insights from HIMSS17: Industry Leaders Share Their Observations and Key Takeaways

February 26, 2017  |  Heather Landi
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During HIMSS17, industry stakeholders spoke with me about health IT innovation, and they also shared their insights about this year’s conference from their specific perspectives, and with their particular priorities in mind.

LIVE FROM HIMSS17: Catching Up Briefly with Brian Ahier at the HIMSS Conference

February 23, 2017  |  Mark Hagland
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Brian Ahier, digital health evangelist at Aetna/Medicity, spoke with Healthcare Informatics about what he’s been seeing at HIMSS17

LIVE FROM HIMSS17: CMIOs Speak their Minds on Collaboration, Culture

February 22, 2017  |  Mark Hagland
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In two different panel discussions on Tuesday at HIMSS17, six different current and former CMIOs shared their perspectives on what CMIOs need in order to be successful at their jobs—and what they need to bring to them to begin with

More Than 40,000 Attendees at HIMSS17; Nearly Identical to HIMSS16 Attendance

February 21, 2017  |  Mark Hagland
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Slightly more than 40,000 people are in attendance this year at HIMSS17, being held at the Orange Coounty Convention Center in Orlando, Florida

Live from HIMSS17: Dan Rather Dives Into "Unprecedented" Presidential Administration, Opines on Trump-Press Feud

February 20, 2017  |  Rajiv Leventhal
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In a fireside chat at HIMSS17, journalism luminary Dan Rather discussed key leadership qualities and gave his thoughts on the current relationship between the national media and the Trump administration.

Healthcare Informatics’ HIMSS17 Survival Guide

February 8, 2017  |  Heather Landi, Rajiv Leventhal and Mark Hagland
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What can HIMSS17 attendees expect this year from the industry’s largest annual conference? What will be the biggest buzzwords and “buzz concepts” this year? Industry experts and observers weigh in.

Survey: Most CIOs Challenged to Find Skilled IT Professionals

January 31, 2017  |  Rajiv Leventhal
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Spanning across 25 major markets, 61 percent of U.S. chief information officers (CIOs) recently surveyed said it's somewhat or very challenging to find skilled IT professionals today.

Dr. Ram Raju Tapped as Senior Executive at Northwell Health

January 27, 2017  |  Rajiv Leventhal
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Ram Raju, M.D., the former head of NYC Health + Hospitals, has been appointed to senior vice president and community health investment officer at New York-based Northwell Health.

Editor's Notes: What Links Early Tibetans’ Survival Techniques and the Present Moment in U.S. Healthcare?

January 26, 2017  |  Mark Hagland
commentary
I was fascinated to read a recent Scientific American article that looked at how early Tibetans figured out how to use fire strategically to improve their chances of survival—and how such insights might speak to the current moment in healthcare

Cincinnati Children’s Revalidated as EMRAM Stage 7

January 25, 2017  |  Heather Landi
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Cincinnati Children’s was recently recognized with Stage 7 revalidation on the HIMSS Analytics Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM), due, in large part, to the innovative use of information technology by the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical...

The 2017 Healthcare Informatics Innovator Awards: Co-Second-Place Winning Team—Mercy Health

January 25, 2017  |  Heather Landi
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Clinical and IT executive leaders at Mercy Health are now successfully integrating population health analytics into the clinical workflow to significantly facilitate the work of identifying high-risk patients and improving care coordination.

Norris Cochran Tapped to Serve as Acting Secretary at HHS

January 23, 2017  |  Heather Landi
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Norris Cochran has been tapped to serve as Acting Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) following the departure of former HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell as part of the ongoing Trump Administration transition.

New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Revalidated as EMRAM Stage 7

January 20, 2017  |  Heather Landi
news
Due to its use of RFID technology to improve patient care and outcomes, New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital (NYPBMH) has received acute care Stage 7 revalidation on the HIMSS Analytics Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM).

Dana Alexander Named 2016 HIMSS Nursing Informatics Leadership Award Winner

January 20, 2017  |  Heather Landi
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Dana Alexander, R.N., has been named the recipient of the 2016 HIMSS-ANI Nursing Informatics Leadership Award, a joint award sponsored by Alliance for Nursing Informatics (ANI) and HIMSS.

Agency Leadership Update: Collins Stays at NIH, Bindman Leaves AHRQ

January 20, 2017  |  Heather Landi
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As President-elect Donald Trump is sworn in as the United States’ 45th president at noon today, there has been an ongoing administration shuffle as agency leaders have stepped down as part of the presidential transition.

Adapting to a Flexible Work Environment

January 20, 2017  |  Tim Tolan
commentary
The ever-growing millennial workforce cares about soft benefits like working remotely a lot more than you might think.

Mercy Named 2016 HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award Recipient

January 18, 2017  |  Heather Landi
news
St. Louis-based Mercy, the fifth largest Catholic health care system in the nation operating hospitals in four states, was named a 2016 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Enterprise Davies Award recipient this month for achieving...

KPMG Leader: “The Healthcare CIO is in a Very Tough Spot”

January 13, 2017  |  Rajiv Leventhal
article
The pressure continues to mount on healthcare CIOs. What can they do to best navigate the road ahead?

Children’s Health’s Pamela Arora Named 2016 CIO of the Year

January 9, 2017  |  Rajiv Leventhal
news
Pamela Arora, CIO of Children’s Health in Dallas, has been named by CHIME and HIMSS as the 2016 John E. Gall, Jr. CIO of the Year.

Recipients of HIMSS Most Influential Women in Health IT Award Announced

December 27, 2016  |  Heather Landi
news
The Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) announced last week the recipients of the inaugural HIMSS Most Influential Women in Health IT Award.

Steve Lieber Reflects on his Retirement, the Future of HIMSS, and the Future of Healthcare

December 21, 2016  |  Mark Hagland
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A day after he announced his impending retirement, HIMSS’ president and CEO, Steve Lieber, reflects on his 16-plus years at the helm of the organization, and on what the future holds—for HIMSS and for healthcare

Yes, They’re Making It Happen: How Healthcare Leaders Found Their Way Forward in 2016

December 20, 2016  |  Mark Hagland
commentary
As the pace of change across healthcare accelerates seemingly by the day, the pioneers of U.S.—and international—healthcare, are showing that transformational change is not only possible—it’s happening now

Breaking News: HIMSS’s Steve Lieber Announces He Will Retire in 2017

December 19, 2016  |  Mark Hagland
article
On Monday afternoon, HIMSS announced that Steve Lieber, president and CEO of the association since April 2000, will retire at the end of 2017

In the HIT C-Suite, Priorities are Changing—And Titles, Too

December 12, 2016  |  Rajiv Leventhal
article
Roles are evolving and titles are changing inside the healthcare C-suite. Moving forward, having a data-driven strategic vision will be critical for operational success.

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s… an Automated Flying Ambulance? Inspiration and Our Innovator Awards

December 3, 2016  |  Mark Hagland
commentary
Innovation is taking place across the U.S. healthcare system these days. Is your team creating recognition-worthy innovation in your organization? If so, it’s time to submit an entry to the Healthcare Informatics Innovator Awards Program, and let us know about it!

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