Browsing articles tagged with " Healthcare CIO"
Jun
17
2011

CIO Healthcare Summit to discuss,promote and develop smart IT Solutions through collebration And Idea shering

The CIO Healthcare Summit is a gathering for C-suite executives and industry thought leaders to discuss IT challenges currently facing the healthcare industry, including improving patient care, controlling costs and meeting government regulations. With a renewed focus on decreasing healthcare costs, the Obama administration’s goals for the industry have created a buzz. CIOs are looking to utilize available resources, improve efficiency and find new IT solutions. The summit is more than a typical technology conference; [...]

Jun
15
2011

Healthcare CIO’s:Challenging Positions

As IT and clinical processes become more intertwined in healthcare, a nationally known healthcare researcher is concerned that today’s healthcare CIOs are at risk of falling down the leadership ladder. “I’ve recently become very, very worried about the CIO position,” Vi Shaffer, research vice president and industry services director for healthcare providers at Gartner, said Monday at WTN Media’s Digital Healthcare Conference in Madison. Shaffer came of age in the healthcare industry at the time [...]

May
12
2011

CIO Healthcare Summit

The CDM Media team announced today that it has formed a strategic partnership with Porter Research for the 2012 CIO Healthcare Summit. Porter Research is a marketing, research, and consulting company that helps clients become high-performance businesses within their industries by delivering actionable market intelligence and research insight. The CIO Healthcare Summit, March 11-14, 2012, brings together CIOs, healthcare information technology executives, analysts and solution providers to network and have in-depth conversations on the latest [...]

May
11
2011

Follow The HIE Leaders

BY: Anthony Guerra the founder and editor of healthsystemCIO.com www.informationweek.com(Article Source) While most advice on executive conduct focuses on leadership, equally important is the ability to skillfully follow. Internally, you lead the IT department and increasingly–with the growing integration of technology into every aspect of clinical and administrative processes–the organization. Externally, you must follow and comply with federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and best practices. And you must do these things not just as [...]

Apr
30
2011

A natural language processing application that turns unstructured confirmation emails into web, mobile and social networking accessible structured data:

tripit

A major theme in healthcare IT lately has been the value of unstructured healthcare data, which can be mined using natural language processing and search technologies to produce meaningful knowledge. Although the transformation of unstructured data into structured data is a new concept in healthcare, there’s a commercial website that illustrates its power – Tripit.com TripIt, it is an itinerary consolidation and sharing tool that’s very simple to use.   You email any trip confirmations (air, [...]

Apr
21
2011

HIMSS Middle East Leadership Summit 2011

Healthcare experts from Saudi Arabia and around the world will gather in Riyadh next month for the 2011 HIMSS Middle East Leadership Summit. The summit, being held at the Four Seasons Hotel on May 29, is one of the most important gatherings for senior executive management, hospital IT directors and governmental leaders of healthcare organisations in the Middle East this year. It will focus on collaborating with patients, providers, businesses, and government to create truly [...]

Apr
20
2011

CHIME survey regarding EHR incentive funding

A third of respondents to a quarterly survey of healthcare chief information officers say they expect their organizations will qualify for stimulus funding within the first year of a federal program for implementing electronic health records. The vast majority of CIOs responding to the survey, conducted in mid-March by the College of Health Information Management Executives (CHIME), expect their organizations will achieve meaningful use of electronic health records within Stage 1 and get funding under [...]