If a second wave of Covid-19 hits, Virginia Hospital Center will be “better prepared,” says CIO Michael Mistretta. In this podcast, he talks about how disaster planning has evolved, his team’s “incredible” level of preparedness, and the value of partnerships.
When a pandemic hits, it’s not just the IT strategy that goes out the window, but the list of responsibilities tied to each role, says CIO Michael Mistretta, who talks about how Virginia Health Center responded to Covid-19.
No matter which vendor an organization chooses, being able to reach out to existing customers is important. But when that vendor happens to be Epic, it’s more than important – it’s vital, says CIO Mike Mistretta.
By limiting the number of consultants they used while implementing Epic, VHC was able to not only save costs, but also develop in-house talent that will benefit them down the road, says CIO Mike Mistretta.