Connecting with post-acute care facilities is becoming more important, and yet, many hospital leaders are still hesitant, says Glen Mamary, who provides a list of questions leaders can ask before taking that step.
Karen DeSalvo’s time as Commissioner of Health for the City of New Orleans enabled her to see firsthand the enormous impact that actionable data can have on improving public health – a crusade she continues to this day.
For Karen DeSalvo, serving as National Health IT Coordinator offered the opportunity to “think big and do big things,” and made for an extremely memorable three years.
With the new administration in place, HIMSS’ key priority is to leverage the ‘boots on the ground’ perspective of its members, says Tom Leary, VP of Government Relations.
The biggest adjustment for a CIO coming from another industry? The pace of change in healthcare, says Tom Stafford, who talks about his career background, his primary objectives, and why we should be focused on “intraoperability.”