Convincing leadership to invest in a digital health strategy is about more than just talk; it’s about being able to demonstrate use cases, says UChicago Medicine CIO Heather Nelson.
One of Dr. Anncy Thomas’ first goals as CIO at Episcopal Health Services was to change not just the outside perception of IT, but the department’s mindset of its core objectives.
One of the most valuable assets CIOs can bring – especially those who have worked outside of the provider space is an understanding of “what works and what doesn’t work,” says Erik Pupo.
In the past, strong communication and leadership skills weren’t considered to be priorities – or even necessities – when hiring data analysts. But as the technology matures, that’s all changing, says Jenny Carney.
Imagining a world where two people with differing values and viewpoints can become friends is not easy – even if you try. But it can happen, says Kate Huvane Gamble, who pays tribute to the late President.