As clinicians become more tech-savvy and administrators develop a better understanding of technology’s impact, a partnership is taking shape that CIO Matthew Kull hopes will result in improved outcomes.
Adopting any technology can be intimidating, but moving to the cloud can be especially daunting, says CIO Deanna Wise, who talks about the deliberate approach Dignity has taken in its journey.
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 best way to keep a team motivated? Provide a working environment that meets their needs, communicate often, and make sure they understand the tremendous impact IT has on patient care, says CIO Liz Johnson.
Although cybersecurity and patient engagement are certainly high on the list, Trivergent Health’s top priority in 2017 is to stay true to the mission of deploying technologies that help caregivers, says CIO David Quirke.