Every organization goes through peaks and valleys. It’s a CIO’s job to set the pace and make sure the staff know when to hit accelerate and when to conserve energy, says Joey Sudomir.
The concept may seem to run counter to everything physicians are taught, but if we want to reduce burnout and bring joy back to medicine, it’s time to put patients second, says CMIO CT Lin.
Big concern: infrastructure
“I need to make sure my data is backed up and available.”
Securing wireless devices
Recognizing IT’s “unsung heroes”
Creating opportunities for staff to “shine and grow”
MU: “It’s taking the industry to a place it wouldn’t have gone.”
Population health & “Comparing apples to apples”
Thoughts on MU final rule
“Let’s just create a little flexibility.”
Patient identifiers — “It’s going to take some revolutionary action.”
IT staff burnout
“We cannot adapt to this much change as fast as we can deploy the technology.”
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