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anti-phishing efforts in healthcare
By Barry Herrin 10:52 am October 12, 2017
Since before 2013, hospitals and other healthcare facilities knew that falls were a serious problem, and massive resources were marshalled to reduce or prevent patient falls.
National Health IT Week
By Carla Smith 12:56 pm September 26, 2017
Your voice helps accelerate the vision of better health through the best use of information and technology.
By Sue Schade 10:43 am September 25, 2017
Leveraging tools to create an efficient workflow means keeping up with the latest software.
women in IT
By Sue Schade 02:44 pm September 08, 2017
When I speak to groups about women in IT, I tell them not to put up with being bullied, intimidated and other nonsense.

Willa Fields, left, one of the judges for the HIMSS Women in Healthcare IT initiative, speaks at the 2016 event. At her left is one of the sponsors of the event, Helen Donnelly, executive director of Verizon Enterprise Solutions, one of  two sponsors of the event.

By Bernie Monegain 03:19 pm August 21, 2017
Writing in a blog published on the HIMSS site, Willa Fields advises young women starting their healthcare IT career to find a mentor. On the flip side, she also urges women – and men – in healthcare IT to become a mentor for those just getting started in healthcare IT.
workflow issues in health IT
By Sue Schade 07:07 am August 04, 2017
A few tips that can turn a difficult workday in healthcare IT into one that is productive.

"We can only have one CIO at a time. So, day one, it will be Kathy."

By Sue Schade 12:47 pm July 23, 2017
Former Ascension Health CIO Kathy Ross takes the IT reins.

'It means showing respect for the uniqueness of each organization.'

By Sue Schade 09:02 am July 21, 2017
There’s value in integration, and IT plays a critical role.

"Connecting with colleagues they only hear on conference calls or 'see' via email has value."

By Sue Schade 02:52 pm July 07, 2017
In the absence of formal communication, people make things up and that's how rumors start.
leaders are teachers
By Sue Schade 12:08 pm June 09, 2017
It’s not just how you behave and speak in person, but also online and on social media. Words matter.

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