After spending the past five years putting in a “platform for clinical transformation and innovation” through the eCare initiative, Partners is shifting its focus to digital health, says CIO Jim Noga.
A large, Midwestern health system may not have been the obvious choice to host Epic at Tahoe Forest, but it quickly became clear it was the best option, says CIO Jake Dorst, who talks about his organization’s EHR journey.
Health IT is not a one-size-fits-all industry, and so there’s no need for a one-size-fits-all CIO, says Marc Chasin, who talks about the two types of leaders he believes we’ll see going forward.
It isn’t just the CIO who should be the driving force of digital transformation, says Brian Thomas, who believes it “has many motivations, and is the responsibility of many people,” from top to bottom.
The many tasks involved in orchestrating organizational transformation can place too much of a burden on frontline staff and executives, says CIO Brian Thomas, who makes a case for a Transformation Management Office.