It has been eight years since President George W. Bush instituted the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) and the position of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology. Sometimes known as “health IT czars,” these heads of ONC have come from differing backgrounds in healthcare, and different sides of the aisle, but all of them have been fiercely dedicated to health IT. Take a look at where they are now. Click on images to enlarge.
National Cybersecurity Alliance CEO Michael Kaiser suggests that healthcare organizations follow professional baseball teams' lead and develop farm leagues to harvest talent they can ultimatley employ to secure their networks.