Joey Hobbs, CIO, Community Hospital Anderson, Chapter 2

Joey Hobbs, CIO, Community Hospital Anderson

Farmville for patients
Starting as an IT intern doing desktop support
Pursuing a master’s in business
Implementing Meditech on time & under budget — “It did add some credibility”
CHIME CIO Boot Camp & CHCIO certification
Learning from Chuck Christian

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Joey Hobbs, CIO, Community Hospital Anderson, Chapter 1

Joey Hobbs, CIO, Community Hospital Anderson

About CHA
Affiliation with Community Health Network — sharing data but not the same system
Participating in Indiana HIE
Meditech in the hospital, Epic in physician practices
Facebook & Twitter as the starting point to get patients engaged
“It’s a multi-year strategy. You can’t just build a portal.”

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Tullman Out At Allscripts, Company Off The Block

Glen Tullman, former CEO, Allscripts

Allscripts CEO Glen Tullman, who joined the company 1997 and recently appeared to emerge victorious after a boardroom brouhaha, has stepped down. Company president Lee Shapiro will also step down. Tullman and Shapiro will be replaced by Paul Black, who assumes both positions. Shapiro will serve as a consultant to Black for up to six […]

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Epic King In KLAS End of Year Report

Once Again, Epic Leads the KLAS Pack

Epic swept eight Best in KLAS award categories and was crowned the number-one Overall Software Vendor, number-one Overall Software Suite Vendor, and number-one Overall Physician Practice Vendor in the 2012 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services report. Other highlights from this year include: athenahealth receives second most Best in KLAS wins Impact Advisors wins number-one […]

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Tom Johnson, CIO, DuBois Regional Medical Center, Chapter 1

Tom Johnson, AVP & CIO, DuBois Regional Medical Center

About DuBois Regional & Penn Highlands Health Care
PHHC’s evolving governance model — “CIO by default”
Getting owned physician practices on the same page
“Each physician practice is its own individual kingdom that you have to overtake.”
Big-bang, 6-month Cerner install
“The longer a project takes, the greater chance it’s going to fail”
From HIMSS Analytics Stage 3 to Stage 6 in 6 months

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