Seeking Shelter From The Storm

Kate Huvane Gamble, Managing Editor, hsCIO.com

It seems like just months ago that ONC was welcoming Jacob Reider as the acting National Coordinator, and bidding farewell to Farzad Mostashari and his trademark bowtie, as well as David Muntz. In fact, it was just months ago — 13, to be exact. Since that time, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health […]

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Staff Retention And The “Like”

Kate Huvane Gamble, Managing Editor, hsCIO.com

“Looks like it’s going to happen over the weekend,” said my (then) coworker Laura. Normally shy and reserved, she was visibly excited on this particular day about three years ago. As a result of her tireless efforts, the publication’s Facebook page was about to hit 10,000 “likes.” It was certainly an impressive milestone, but her […]

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A Walk In The Park

Kate Huvane Gamble, Managing Editor, hsCIO.com

It was one of those jaw-dropping moments. One that I couldn’t believe had actually happened, no matter how many times I watched the highlights. It was Game 4 of the 2013 World Series. The Cardinals, who held a 2-1 series lead over the Red Sox, were threatening to run away with it. Although they were […]

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Taking Turns At The Wheel

Kate Huvane Gamble, Managing Editor, hsCIO.com

“I knew I had to be calm. The stress was really getting to Joe, and I can tell he was nervous.” My friend Rhonda poured us each a glass of wine as she related the story of how she and her husband had to take their 18-month-old son Sebastian to the ER. The little guy […]

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The One Time Bending Won’t Break You

Kate Huvane Gamble, Managing Editor, hsCIO.com

As soon as I heard my phone start buzzing, I just knew. I didn’t even need to look at it to confirm it was the daycare center calling to say Austin didn’t feel well. My husband and I were on the fence about sending him in that morning— he was cranky and lethargic (likely a […]

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