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Predict The Future (Without Looking Like An Idiot)
E. Kelly Fitzsimmons, Co-founder, HarQen
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Use these 8 tactics this coming budget season to force your planning in new directions.
By E. Kelly Fitzsimmons Co-founder, HarQen, 7/11/2014
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Microsoft Enhances Azure, Office 365
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft sets the tone for its Worldwide Partner Conference with new Office 365 plans, Azure analytics, and storage announcements.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/9/2014
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Don't Set The CISO Up To Fail
Mansur Hasib, Contributing Writer
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More healthcare organizations are hiring CISOs -- a good thing. But bad management structure, insufficient resources, and poor understanding of risks often doom these newly appointed security executives.
By Mansur Hasib Contributing Writer, 7/7/2014
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Hurricane Arthur Vs. Data Visualization: Supplies Riddle
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
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Humanitarian organization Direct Relief uses mapping to visualize needs and plot the logistics of distribution before disaster strikes.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 7/3/2014
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Cerner, Mission Health Rewrite Partnership Rules
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
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Ten-year contract rewards EMR vendor Cerner if Mission Health saves money on new cost-saving measures they implement together.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 7/3/2014
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Business Analytics Will Help Healthcare, Just Not Overnight
Michael A.M. Davies, Founder & Chairman, Endeavour Partners
Commentary
Healthcare systems designed in the 1990s need to get in sync with today's business analytics.
By Michael A.M. Davies Founder & Chairman, Endeavour Partners, 7/2/2014
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Windows XP Stayin' Alive
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft no longer supports Windows XP, but 25% of PC users still use it today -- twice as many as use Windows 8 and 8.1.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/1/2014
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Cloud ROI: 4 Critical Considerations
Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville, NC
News
The nature of pay-as-you-go makes the cost calculation seem easy. It's not, but it is more critical than ever
By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 6/25/2014
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VA Studies Telehealth For Chronic Illness Management
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
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Veterans Health Administration seeks to expand its 44 telehealth service areas.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/24/2014
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Infirmary Health Turns To Computer-Based EHR Training
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
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.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/24/2014
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Oracle Documents: Politics Sabotaged Oregon Healthcare Website
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
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State officials, not shoddy software, stopped the consumer launch of the Cover Oregon healthcare website, Oracle reportedly says in documents submitted to Congressional committee.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 6/24/2014
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Florida Hospital Shows Power Of Patient Engagement
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
Florida Hospital Celebration Health uses GetWellNetwork software to improve patient care and build a culture of empowerment.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/20/2014
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IT Salary Survey 2014: Healthcare
InformationWeek Staff,
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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.
By InformationWeek Staff , 6/19/2014
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Former HHS Exec Launches ACO For Independent Physicians
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
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.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/18/2014
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How Much Should Healthcare Organizations Spend On IT?
Steven Heck, President, MedSys Group
Commentary
Seven steps to help you better position your organization to answer that question.
By Steven Heck President, MedSys Group, 6/18/2014
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IT Innovation At Full Speed: InformationWeek Video
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Speed is the common factor that links these IT innovation models -- from freight train to ant farm -- at UPMC, Box, General Motors, and Netflix.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 6/16/2014
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Value of Innovation Interview: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
CommentaryVideo
CIO Dan Drawbaugh discusses how to compete with conventional startups and the benefits of being an "alpha site."
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 6/16/2014
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VA Backlog: Technological Solution Was Subverted
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
Commentary
Computerized reporting is useless when data is kept off the books.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 6/13/2014
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Healthcare Fee Structure: Changes Ahead
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
Both payers and providers support a shift to value-based payments, a study says.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/11/2014
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3 Ways To Defuse Dr. No.
Darren Williams, VP & GM, Service Management, Absolute Software
Commentary
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.
By Darren Williams VP & GM, Service Management, Absolute Software, 6/11/2014
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