Healthcare leaders don’t need a clinical background to understand the challenges facing users — they need data that show where the gaps exist, according to Christopher Longhurst and Taylor Davis, who will present findings from the KLAS Arch Collaborative.
Implementing an EHR system can often feel like a marathon – especially when two organizations make the decision to share a single instance. But the end result is well worth the effort, says CIO Chuck Podesta.
Christopher Longhurst, MD, talks about his top strategic priorities as CIO, how University of California Health is benefitting through partnerships, and the interesting path the CMIO role has taken.
Although a clinical background is by no means a requirement for CIOs, it can provide a significant benefit in understanding the subtleties of how technology impacts workflow, says Christopher Longhurst, MD.