Put Your Name On It

Kate Huvane Gamble, Managing Editor, hsCIO.com

I love a good press conference. And by ‘good,’ I mean one in which an athlete, coach or owner goes off script and provides an unforgettable sound bite. Over the years, we sports fans have witnessed some doozies. There was former Indianapolis Colts coach Jim Mora, whose infamous “Playoffs?!” rant quickly became a staple on […]

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When The Cookie Refuses To Crumble

Anthony Guerra, Editor-in-Chief, hsCIO.com

“My name is Dave Miller. I am the CIO for the Optimum Healthcare IT, and previously the Vice Chancellor and CIO at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Most people whom I meet might see me as a highly successful executive, an accomplished professional, a Christian leader, a loving husband, father and grandfather. But […]

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Treating Failures As Stepping Stones

Christopher Walden, Director of IS, Health First (former CIO, HealthAlliance) Hospital

I try, I really do. I am a husband, a father, a son, a friend, an employee and employer. All of those attributes sit on top and are encased by my strong faith. So when I say, ‘I try,’ what I mean is that I try to walk out my core values in all those […]

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National White Coat Die-In

Sue Schade, CIO, University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers

It’s been 18 days since the Ferguson grand jury decision and 9 days since the NYC grand jury decision. We have all seen the news and protests in cities around the country. Black lives matter. Yesterday, another group demonstrated their support. Students at 70 medical schools around the country organized a national white coat die-n. […]

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What Are You Running From?

Anthony Guerra, Editor-in-Chief, hsCIO.com

“I just saw your buddy over at Marist (Hall),” said my archeology professor, Dr. Lewis, referring to my anthropology professor, Dr. Cooper. “Oh yeah?” I said. “Yeah. He said he wasn’t going to make it to your graduation party,” Dr. Lewis explained with some obvious satisfaction. The two were not the best of friends. Some […]

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