With evidence mounting as to how the Internet of Things can improve care delivery and drive new business models, perhaps it’s time to stop thinking about it as a buzzword, and start thinking about it is an enabler, says David Chou.
Whether the goal is to leverage to streamline operations or improve customer experience, digital transformation efforts must be part of a holistic effort with representation from different departments, says David Chou.
It’s not just about technology. Today’s healthcare CIO must be a challenger, change agent, advantage guardian, facilitator, and outsource provider, says David Chou. But that won’t happen until we start seeing the role in a different light.
There is a way that technology companies like Apple can help improve patient outcomes and improve efficiency – but it’s not by purchasing Epic or any other EHR vendor, says David Chou.
From regulatory changes to cybersecurity, CIO David Chou outlines the most significant risks facing healthcare organizations in 2019, and provides guidance on how to successfully mitigate them.