The 21st Century Cures Act has significant implications for both vendors and providers in the health IT space, says Orlando Portale, who breaks down what it will mean for all parties.
There’s nothing simple about population health – in fact, even defining it is complex, says Adam Gale. But KLAS is determine to work with providers and vendors to create a neutral framework.
It may not always have been the hot topic on Capitol Hill, but these days, policymakers are very interested in health IT, says Leslie Krigstein, who talks about the key issues on CIOs’ minds, and how CHIME’s Public Policy team is looking to play more offense and less defense.
Are the challenges that plague healthcare IT executives in the US really different from those facing leaders in other countries? No, says CIO John Halamka, who draws some interesting parallels.
Small and rural organizations need to start collaborating if they’re going to survive, says Randy McCleese, who talks about how CIOs must evolve to meet the changing needs of today’s health IT landscape.