Skip Snow

Skip Snow is an independent industry analyst. He writes about the manner in which software is driving the healthcare industry to a new global model.

Nemours
By Skip Snow 03:24 am November 02, 2015
When asked about his management philosophy at Nemours, Bernie Rice is clear that he has an aversion to bright and shiny objects: "We are here to ensure that the kids get the best possible care, not to do technology for its own sake."
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By Skip Snow 09:41 am October 29, 2015
This past month, a hand injury sent one of our writers to his local emergency room. From the front desk to discharge, he was surprised and impressed at the way technology enabled -- rather than interfered with -- the quality of his care.
Grand Canyon
By Skip Snow 10:20 am October 02, 2015
Northern Arizona Healthcare has broadened the scope of its home health monitoring program, Care Beyond Walls and Wires. The trend of expanding the rollouts of telehealth initiatives and remote care management continues to grow.
Doc with stethoscope and medical icons
By Skip Snow 07:14 am August 19, 2015
Thomas McGill, MD, vice president of quality and safety and chief information officer at Butler Health System, describes it as "Community Hospital USA." He spoke to us about the role of a physician CIO as healthcare shifts to value-based care.
Frank Richards
By Skip Snow 07:00 am July 08, 2015
Frank Richards has helmed Geisinger Health System's technology operations for 15 years -- and has been an employee of the care delivery pioneer for nearly four decades. We spoke to him about his views on the current and future state of healthcare IT.
New York City
By Skip Snow 09:39 am June 08, 2015
Kumar Chatani, executive vice president and chief information officer at New York's Mount Sinai Health System, offers his thoughts on best practices for EMR rollouts, technology-enabled accountable care and more.
Kaiser Permanente photo via Wikipedia
By Skip Snow 10:19 am May 19, 2015
Dick Daniels, who took the reins as Kaiser Permanente's executive vice president and chief information officer this February, explains how IT is a principle means by which KP's institutional goals are met.

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