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Content tagged with Leadership posted in June 2014
Cloud ROI: 4 Critical Considerations
News  |  6/25/2014  | 
The nature of pay-as-you-go makes the cost calculation seem easy. It's not, but it is more critical than ever
VA Studies Telehealth For Chronic Illness Management
News  |  6/24/2014  | 
Veterans Health Administration seeks to expand its 44 telehealth service areas.
Infirmary Health Turns To Computer-Based EHR Training
News  |  6/24/2014  | 
Infirmary Health used Ancile's CBT system to train more than 1,000 hospital clinicians and staff within weeks to use their new Epic electronic health record platform.
Oracle Documents: Politics Sabotaged Oregon Healthcare Website
News  |  6/24/2014  | 
State officials, not shoddy software, stopped the consumer launch of the Cover Oregon healthcare website, Oracle reportedly says in documents submitted to Congressional committee.
Florida Hospital Shows Power Of Patient Engagement
News  |  6/20/2014  | 
Florida Hospital Celebration Health uses GetWellNetwork software to improve patient care and build a culture of empowerment.
IT Salary Survey 2014: Healthcare
Steal Our Slides  |  6/19/2014  | 
Health IT appears to be a good way to make a living, as nearly two-thirds of staff and managers say they're satisfied with compensation, benefits, and other aspects of their jobs.
Former HHS Exec Launches ACO For Independent Physicians
News  |  6/18/2014  | 
Dr. Farzad Mostashari, former national coordinator for HIT at the US Department of Health and Human Services, founds an ACO to help physician-led practices deliver value-based population health services to patients.
How Much Should Healthcare Organizations Spend On IT?
Commentary  |  6/18/2014  | 
Seven steps to help you better position your organization to answer that question.
IT Innovation At Full Speed: InformationWeek Video
Commentary  |  6/16/2014  | 
Speed is the common factor that links these IT innovation models -- from freight train to ant farm -- at UPMC, Box, General Motors, and Netflix.
Value of Innovation Interview: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Value of Innovation Interview: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
InformationWeek Videos  |  6/16/2014  | 
CIO Dan Drawbaugh discusses how to compete with conventional startups and the benefits of being an "alpha site."
VA Backlog: Technological Solution Was Subverted
Commentary  |  6/13/2014  | 
Computerized reporting is useless when data is kept off the books.
Healthcare Fee Structure: Changes Ahead
News  |  6/11/2014  | 
Both payers and providers support a shift to value-based payments, a study says.
3 Ways To Defuse Dr. No.
Commentary  |  6/11/2014  | 
You know that guy in the back of the room, just waiting to list all the reasons your project won't fly? Don't fight him -- convert him.
3D Printing Inventor 'Amazed' At Healthcare Applications
News  |  6/10/2014  | 
When Charles "Chuck" Hull created the first 3D printer in 1983, he had no idea next-generation devices would one day print prostheses.
Healthcare's Big Challenge: How To Measure Value
News  |  6/5/2014  | 
Healthcare payers want technology developers to create systems that measure value. This time, tech is lagging social changes.
Federal Health IT Office Reorganizes
News  |  6/2/2014  | 
Director Karen DeSalvo prescribes flatter structure for the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT.


IT's Reputation: What the Data Says
IT's Reputation: What the Data Says
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