03:39 am November 02, 2015
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center has seen some sizable IT challenges in recent years, but Chief Information Officer Deette "Dee" Emon says the Winston-Salem, N.C.-based health system has made its way through the storm, and staff morale has "really come around."
03:15 am November 02, 2015
Resources don't necessarily come all that freely for a rural health system like Phoebe Putney Health System, situated in southwest Georgia.
03:09 am November 02, 2015
There's an old adage that states, "If you want something done, give it to a busy person." If that's the case, then send all requests to Melinda Cardell in care of Roper St. Francis Healthcare in Charleston, S.C.
02:59 am November 02, 2015
Because they deal with machinery and software, the IT department isn't typically considered to be part of a hospital's patient care team. But don't tell that to Nancy Birschbach, vice president and chief information officer for Agnesian HealthCare in Fond du Lac, Wis.
02:45 am November 02, 2015
At the United Regional Health Care System in Wichita Falls, Texas, IT is too big for just one department.
02:42 am November 02, 2015
Did you ever get asked to do a job but not be told why? Well, that wouldn't happen at Trinitas Regional Medical Center, in Elizabeth, N.J.
02:31 am November 02, 2015
"Putting on your game face." That phrase comes to mind when Becky Magee, vice president and CIO at Washington Regional Medical System, in Fayetteville, Ark., talks about the members of her IT department.
02:27 am November 02, 2015
When double-checking the number of IT staffers at the 185-bed hospital, deep in Louisiana Cajun country, Thibodaux Regional Medical Center Chief Information Officer Bernie Clement literally counts them one by one (there are 18). That's an intimate working environment and one that fosters a family-like feel, he says.
10:59 pm November 01, 2015
At Lake Region Healthcare, in Fergus Falls, Minn., the IT department is finding success with the help of several nurses acting as IT staff clinical analysts.
03:43 pm November 01, 2015
Cleveland Clinic and Waltham, Mass.-based Candescent Health have partnered to create a nationwide cloud-based radiology network.