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Why We Need Design Thinking In Healthcare
Leonard D'Avolio,
Commentary
Designers begin by understanding how people work in the real world, and then create the best IT system that's technically feasible.
By Leonard D'Avolio , 5/25/2015
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Women In Security Speak Out On Why There Are Still So Few Of Them
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
They're now CISOs, security officials in DHS and the NSA, researchers, and key players in security -- but women remain a mere 10% of the industry population.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 5/11/2015
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How A Healthcare Clinic Plans To Become A Software Company
Mark Braunstein, Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology
Commentary
Marshfield Clinic has been using its home-grown electronic health record system for 20 years. Now it wants to sell EHRs as a cloud service.
By Mark Braunstein Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology, 5/8/2015
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Tech Innovation From Unexpected Sources: A Healthcare Provider
Mark Braunstein, Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology
Commentary
Geisinger Health System shows that big, long-established providers can drive digital innovation.
By Mark Braunstein Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology, 5/5/2015
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CVS Revamps To Meet Specialty Medicine Needs
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Dealing with cancer, MS, and rheumatoid arthritis is tough enough. CVS is making it easier for patients to get the specialized treatments they need. One of eight Elite 100 Business Innovation award winners.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/28/2015
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Hoag Memorial Finds Better Care Through Data Sharing
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The hospital group overhauled its tech strategy to boost data usage, patient health, and collaboration between business units and the IT organization. One of eight Elite 100 Business Innovation award winners.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/28/2015
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Intermountain Healthcare Bundles Apps For Better Living
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
By corralling multiple apps in one place, Intermountain is making mobile interaction easier for its community. One of eight Elite 100 Business Innovation award winners.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/28/2015
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Atlantic Health Automates ID With Biometrics
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
News
Palm vein scans are helping staff pull up patient records more efficiently and securely. One of eight Elite 100 Business Innovation award winners.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 4/28/2015
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Defense Secretary Outlines New Cybersecurity Strategy
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Russian hackers were caught infiltrating unclassified military networks earlier this year, he said.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 4/24/2015
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HIMSS15: The 'Year Of Execution' For Data Sharing
Mark Braunstein, Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology
Commentary
The industry is focusing less on electronic record features and more on sharing the data held in them.
By Mark Braunstein Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology, 4/17/2015
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5 Salary Enhancing Moves For Tech Workers
Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville, NC
Commentary
Some steps, like being honest about your preferences, might take some getting used to.
By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 4/16/2015
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Epic On EHR Interoperability: Not A '1-Time Project'
Mark Braunstein, Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology
News
Epic has ridden the wave of electronic health record adoption to huge success. Now it needs to help drive a wave of EHR data-sharing.
By Mark Braunstein Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology, 4/10/2015
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Walmart, BoA Are Top IT Spenders
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Walmart tops the list of the 10 biggest IT spenders, which otherwise is dominated by banks and financial services companies.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/8/2015
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Stop Bashing IT Operations
Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville, NC
Commentary
Without great ops, you have no credibility for innovation efforts.
By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 4/8/2015
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New Security Mindset: Focus On The Interior
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Chief privacy officer Jason Straight shares his insights on why organizations are struggling to stop the breach wave -- and manage the aftermath.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 3/18/2015
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Tim Cook Offered Liver To Steve Jobs, Bio Reveals
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
A new biography on Steve Jobs reveals that the former Apple CEO rejected Tim Cook's offer of a life-saving gift, namely his liver.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/15/2015
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IBM Watson: 10 New Jobs For Cognitive Computing
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
IBM Watson is adding language-processing, image-recognition, and reasoning services to power these 10 breakthrough applications that scale up human-like analysis.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/12/2015
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Mobile Medical Apps: To Be Or Not Be Regulated
Larry Stofko,
Commentary
The FDA has answered several critical questions on what health-related apps face scrutiny.
By Larry Stofko , 3/3/2015
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IT Career Success Takes Ditching Your Silo Mindset
Lawrence Garvin, Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds
Commentary
There are four IT career silos that good IT leaders must help knock down.
By Lawrence Garvin Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds, 2/18/2015
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How To Nurture Millennial Tech Leaders
Daniel Weinfurter, Contributing Writer
Commentary
Start with understanding what's different about this generation, and what won't ever change.
By Daniel Weinfurter Contributing Writer, 2/11/2015
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