Despite the fact that military leaders offer a “unique voice and viewpoint” that can benefit healthcare organizations, they’re often overlooked. If the industry wants to move forward, this needs to change, says Kimberly Smith.
If we want to figure out how to advance more women to health IT leadership positions, we need to look at the strategies being used to climb the ladder, says Donna Padilla.
While it would be great to avoid career landmines, the experience can strengthen a CIO’s leadership skills and help better position the organization for future challenges, says Chris Wierz of Witt/Kieffer.
The importance of networking at a conference cannot be overstated, says Witt/Kieffer’s Zachary Durst, who provides steps on how to put yourself out there at HIMSS, whether you’re searching for a job or just looking.
As organizations are leveraging analytics to improve care and lower costs, it’s not just the CIO playing a key role in that transformation, but nursing leaders as well, says Chris Wierz of Witt/Kieffer.