With more care happening outside of the hospital – and even the physician office – it’s become critical for CIOs to understand the barriers facing patients and harness technologies to meet their needs, says Carla Smith.
When it comes to innovation, technology is merely a small piece of the puzzle, says Carla Smith of HIMSS. The bigger piece? “The human dynamics and human interactions.”
Hal Wolf, an experienced leader and longtime champion of consumer engagement, has been appointed president and CEO of HIMSS, succeeding Steve Lieber.
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.
There’s a whole lot that goes into crafting the right response to regulatory requirements, and for HIMSS’ Tom Leary, it’s one of the most enjoyable parts of the job.