At Chidren’s Health, having dedicated leaders who can speak a common language and bring together clinical and IT worlds has made the organization stronger and translated into better patient care.
Many believe initiatives like CommonWell and Carequality will facilitate greater and more effective data sharing with outside organizations – but will the sizzle match the steak? KLAS’ Bob Cash offers his perspective.
For organizations based in rural areas, keeping patients satisfied is essential, says CIO Daryl Kallevig, who explains how his team is working to maintain a strong community presence.
The two most important components in pulling off a big-bang EHR implementation? Getting the workflow piece right and maintaining communication with the staff throughout the process, says CIO Daryl Kallevig.
For Rhonda Jorden, the best preparation for the CIO role was to serve in multiple IT director positions, which helped her to develop relationships and build experience with project management.