In response to more consumers tapping into the Internet to research illnesses and treatments, the Charleston Area Medical Center, a multihospital organization serving West Virginia, launched an online repository of streaming-video presentations on health issues. Consumers can view videos on topics such as blood pressure, mental health, and understanding prescriptions. The center also is using Mediasite Live Webcasting software from Sonic Foundry Inc. to provide continuing education to health-care professionals.
IT's Reputation: What the Data SaysInformationWeek's IT Perception Survey seeks to quantify how IT thinks it's doing versus how the business really views IT's performance in delivering services - and, more important, powering innovation. Our results suggest IT leaders should worry less about whether they're getting enough resources and more about the relationships they have with business unit peers.
What The Business Really Thinks Of IT: 3 Hard TruthsThey say perception is reality. If so, many in-house IT departments have reason to worry. InformationWeek's IT Perception Survey seeks to quantify how IT thinks it's doing versus how the business views IT's performance in delivering services - and, more important, powering innovation. The news isn't great.