Physician champions play a critical role in driving EHR adoption in any setting, but particularly in behavioral health, says Jennifer D’Angelo, who talks about how her team is working to improve usability.
Selecting a vendor can be difficult, but what comes next can be even tougher, says Mike Magera, who talks about his top priorities from an infrastructure standpoint, and what it takes to negotiate successfully with vendors.
When an organization grows as rapidly as Hendricks Regional Health has during the past five years, IT often has to scramble to keep up, says Jessica Cornelius, who talks about the transformation at her organization.
Being CIO at a smaller organization means wearing many hats, but it also means being closer to the day-to-day activities and developing a better understanding of how the organization works, says Daryl Kallevig.
Selling ACOs to the board
Gathering data — “If you can’t measure it, you can’t improve it.”
Physician trust factor — “The lines are blurred now.”
South NJ’s “robust” HIE
Merger with Underwood Memorial
Working with Comcast to enable “complete redundancy”
Importance of board support