There’s nothing wrong with bringing some of your own ideas into a new role – as long as you’re willing to consider other ideas as well, says Ed Marx, who talks about his leadership philosophy.
Perhaps the toughest part of a merger is getting separate organizations to act as one. But it can be done if leadership follows a few simple tenets – starting with communication, says Scott Vachon.
The best way to get to know an organization and its people isn’t necessarily to hit the ground running, but to ‘hit the ground listening,’ says Ed Marx, who talks about his first months as Cleveland Clinic CIO.
Time and time again, data have shown that incorporating clinical decision support into EHRs can improve outcomes. So why is it still a decision for many organizations? Mike Davis examines this complex issue.
If you want to improve patient access, stop focusing on measuring it, and instead focus on turning your website into an interactive experience, says Paul Roemer.
Those who are willing to invest the time and energy needed to learn a new skill – and keep working to improve it – are more likely to be ready when opportunity knocks, says Anthony Guerra.
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